Salient features of the Capital Region Development Project are:


  • 2 lane roads - 5.773 km

  • 3 lane - 13.769 km

  • 4 - lane - 17.173 km

  • 6 - lane - 5.735 km 

  • All roads have 2 m wide footpath.
  • Footpaths will be paved

  • 2 Flyovers in its real sense First in Kerala.

Palayam Aerial view
 
 
  • Moderate street lighting systems

  • 12 High Mast lighting at major junctions

  • 36 solar based satellite controlled synchronised traffic signals at important junctions

  • 9 Bridges, 65 culverts.

  • Cross ducts to take care of future needs of laying fresh utility lines. No digging of roads will be permitted.

      • 1 Vehicular Underpass first in Kerala, unique in many ways-

        • Starts at Asan Square, just after entrance to MLA Quarters

        • 170 m gradual slope reaching a depth of 6 m at martyrs Column.

        • 20 m of platform (over the underpass) in front of Martyrs Column to provide seating and congregation space.

        • Raised footpath for pedestrians.

        • 55 m long Box under M.G.Road

        • Around 90 m of gradual slope to reach present road level at Panjapura Junction.

        • 5.5 m carriageway on either side with 30 cm safety kerb, 30 cm median with a total of 12.7 m.

        • Service roads on either side:

        • 7.5 m wide + 2m footpath from Panjapura to Palayam.

        • 5.5 m wide + 2m footpath from Palayam to Panjapura

        • 4.0 m wide + 1.5 m footpath from MLA Hostel flyover to Palayam

        • Signaled Junction at Palayam

        • High Mast intense lighting system.

        • Increased parking facility.