THE ROLES OF TOWN PLANNING AUTHORITY IN CREATING PEACEFUL ENVIRONMENT IN IBADAN NORTH WEST LOCAL GOVERNMENT
It is generally acceptable urbanization is a result of movement of people from rural area to urban centre and this has influence a great deal in the physical development of the cities and the problems of development control.
Town planning authority is meant to regulate the development of the city. It serves as a prescriptive tool or instrument adopted by any planning agency to regulate the development of area under its jurisdiction.
The aim of this project is specifically to examine the importance of planning authority, their problem and their achievement so far.
Chapter one discuss the general introduction, Chapter two deals with literature review and conceptual frame work. Chapter three considers the research methodology and the study area. Chapter four does the analysis and presentation of data while chapter five provides summary of findings, various recommendation to the problem of town planning authority in creating a peaceful environment, then the conclusion.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Title Page i
Table of Content viii
CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 1
1.1 Background to the Study Area 1
1.2 Aim and Objective 5
1.3 Data Collection, Analysis and Presentation 6
1.4 Significance, Scope and Limitation of the Study Area 7
CHAPTER TWO: LITERATURE REVIEW 10
2.1 Concept of Town Planning Authority 11
2.2 Objectives of Town Planning Authority 16
2.3 Roles of Town Planning Authority 18
2.4 The Need for Town Planning Authority 20
2.5 Problems of Town Planning Authority 23
2.6 Rule and Regulation of Town Planning Authority 27
2.7 Mechanism of Town Planning Authority 30
CHAPTER THREE: RESEARCH METHOD 38
3.1 Data Collection 38
3.2 Research Sampling 42
CHAPTER FOUR: OBSERVATION 43
4.1 Activities of Town Planning Authority 43
4.2 Physical Planning and Town Planning Authority 44
4.3 Data Presentation and Analysis 47
CHAPTER FIVE: SUMMARY OF FINDINGS, RECOMMENDATION AND CONCLUSION 71
5.1 Summary of Finding 71
5.2 Recommendation 72
5.3 Conclusion 76