CEC Lands Fahima Araft representing H.E Governor Fahim Twaha together with consultants during preparation of the integrated transport infrastructure Master Plan for Lamu Port City on 5th November 2017 at Mwanaarafa hall.
Arafat asked investors to help Lamu inorder to develop in terms of infrastructure. One of the consultants who drafted the plan urged Lamu leaders to be very careful with infrastructure and to keep Lamu the way it is.
In that workshop, the participant raised the concern of poor infrastructure, insecurity as well as economic activities of the Lamu people which will be affected by the project.
This integrated Transport Master Plan will:-
- Formulate a technically, economically feasible and socially/environmentally sustainable master plan that will ensure that the project components in Lamu are efficiently connected while allowing for adequate expansion in future.
- Develop a long-term transportation vision and overall transport network philosophy to support Lamu County’s future allocation of population and employment growth.
- Provide a baseline for land –use planning, infrastructural development and infrastructure improvement.
- Provide practical planning tools to assist the county government in identifying, prioritizing and implementing needed improvement to its transportation network in an efficient and effective manner.