Safari City, Tanzania, Africa
 
 
Year2012latitude: -3° 23'
longitude: 36° 37'
Period
Initiator(s)NHC National Housing Corporation
Planning organization
Nationality initiator(s)
Designer(s) / Architect(s)
Design organizationiki design, MIC Mobility in Chain
Inhabitants
Target population55,000
Town websitehttp://www.thesafaricity.com/
Town related linkshttps://www.facebook.com/thesafaricity
http://allafrica.com/stories/201602100891.html
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BKZPc3F1dnY
http://www.michain.com/works/arusha-safari-city
http://www.mediamaxnetwork.co.ke/features/230595/arushas-safari-city-projec t-gets-underway/
http://www.ikidg.com/news_detail.aspx?id=79
Literature

type of New Town: > scale of autonomy
New-Town-in-Town
Satellite
New Town
Company Town
> client
Private Corporation
Public Corporation
> policy
Capital
Decentralization
Industrialization
Resettlement
Economic
 


source: http://www.thesafaricity. com/




source: http://www.thesafaricity. com/



source: http://www.thesafaricity.com/


Safari City is the name of the new urban settlement planned 10km far from the city of Arusha, in Northen Tanzania.
The new town is designed for a population of 55.000 inhabitants on a 2,5km2 land. The National Housing Corporation is in charge of the development of the project of Safari City, as well as the one for the second Arusha future satellite, named “Usa River Satellite City”. The main purpose at the basis of the planning activity involving these two new cities is the decongestion of the overcrowded Arusha and the prevention against the spread of unplanned urban settlements.

source: http://www.thesafaricity.com/

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