Location 1 -
It was established by presidential decree
(191/2000). It is 15 Km far from Almaadi and 10 Km from Nasr
2- General plan
The total area of the city is
70 thousand acres which are built up area (Residential areas -
services - industrial -tourism and recreation ....) .
3- Housing sector
The total number of housing units
is 69764 of which 34034 implemented by New Urban Communities
Authority and 35730 implemented by private sector.
Current : 1500 thousand inhabitants
Target : 4 million inhabitants
4- Services sector
-The number of service buildings
implemented by New Urban Communities Authority is 99:
25 educational buildings
11 hospitals and health units
10 social buildings
12 business buildings
4 public services
8 communication centers
In addition to 549 buildings
implemented by private sector.
5- Utilities and infrastructure sector
-The city is fed with pure drinking water
( 360 thousand m3/d)
by Obour plant .
- A mixed water plant with the capacity of
15 thousand m3/d has been implemented.
- The first phase of a purification
plant with the capacity of 500 thousand m3/d ( total capacity
is 2 million m3/d ) is being implemented .
- Length of finished networks: 2050 km.
-Length of finished
irrigation networks: 704 km
-3 mixed treatment plants with the
capacity of 8 thousand m3/d have been implemented.
-A mechanical treatment plant with the
capacity of 100 thousand m3/d have been implemented.
- The first phase of the new
treatment plant with the capacity of 250 thousand m3/d ( total
capacity is 1.25 million m3/d ) is being implemented .
-An oxidation pond with discharge of 15
thousand m3/d is being implemented.
-Length of finished networks: 1170 km.
-4 transformer stations with total capacity
of 425 M. F. A have been implemented.
-Length of finished networks: 9291.39
Roads and communications :
- There are 5 communication centers
with total capacity of 600 lines in the city.
-Length of finished road networks: 1150 km.
-Length of finished Communication networks:
It includes cultivation of green areas
(628.5 acres ) and forestation of roads .
6- Industry sector
-There are 71 factories in the city.