Vijayawada Development Authority

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Vijayawada Development Authority is one of the important Development Authorities in India and is responsible for providing housing benefits for Vijaywada residents and developing commercial properties as well.

The Vijayawada Development Authority has provided comfortable housing facilities for all economic groups. The Development Authorities of the various Indian cities thus concentrate on the overall urban restructuring of that city.

About the Vijayawada Development Authority:

Vijayawada Development Authority is also known as the Vijayawada-Guntur-Tenali-Mangalagiri Urban Development Authority and was incorporated in the year 1975 by the Andhra Pradesh State Government. After Hyderabad and Vishakhapatnam, this is the 3rd development authority of the state of Andhra Pradesh. With their corporate office being at Vijayawada itself, there are 3 branch offices in Guntur, Tenali, and Mangalagiri towns of Andhra Pradesh.


Functional importance of the Vijayawada Development Authority:

The main operational feature of the Vijayawada Development Authority is their aim to provide housing facilities for all economic groups. The other significant functions of the Vijayawada Development Authority include:

  • to formulate the master plan and Zonal Development Plans for the area under development
  • to construct commercial projects like business complexes, shopping areas, offices
  • to build up an infrastructural support system like roads, bridges, satellite earth station
  • to encourage recreational centers like parks, playgrounds, community centers
  • to co-ordinate with various agencies of the state in order to set up a well planned developmental system
  • to encourage growth of urban forestry

Performances of the Vijayawada Development Authority:

The VGTM Urban Development Authority over the years have successfully developed the villages Vijayawada, Guntur, Tenali, and Mangalagiri along with 182 revenue villages around these four townships.

Contact Details:

Shri. Malladi Vishnuvardhan is the Chairman of the Vijayawada-Guntur-Tenali-Mangalagiri Urban Development Authority.

VGTM-Urban Development Authority
Andhra Pradesh - 520 002

Phone: 0866 - 2571271
Fax: 0866- 2577357

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