Issue No. 308, March 2015
Detailed Development Plans for the Residential Zone ready
Luis Feduchi is a Spanish architect and town planner. He was Professor of Urban Design at the Berlin Technical University, Germany before moving back to Spain to work as Dean of Architecture of the University of Madrid. For the last six years, he has been working on the plans of the Residential Zone of Auroville.Auroville Today: What specific work has been assigned to you by the Town Development Council (TDC)?Luis: I have been asked to make the detailed development plans for sectors 1 and 2 of the Residential Zone of Auroville. These two sectors comprise a large portion of the Residential Zone. The plans were completed in July last year, but we were requested to supply some more information. This has now been provided in a second document. Who is ‘we’? The team consists of Kaja Delezuch, a Polish town planner who has been working at the TDC for over a year and is now part of the team, myself and a number of volunteers. This is something of a skeleton team. I have been tr...