Episode 19: Should cities abandon Masterplans?
In this episode of the OoruLabs podcast, Dr. Anjali Karol Mohan discusses the flaws in the urban planning process and the need for a bottom-up approach to fix the abysmal implementation rates. She explains how the current top-down approach by the Bangalore Development Authority is inadequate and how a comprehensive development plan is necessary. She emphasizes the importance of involving stakeholders and devolving planning to the municipal level. We dig deep into the organisational complexities and structural deficiencies that plagues our cities and planning. Listen to gain insights on how to better plan cities for the future.