Kraggenburg, Netherlands, Europe
 
 
Year1947latitude: 52° 40'
longitude: 5° 54'
Period
Initiator(s)
Planning organizationWieringermeer Directorate
Nationality initiator(s)Netherlands
Designer(s) / Architect(s)P.H. Dingemans
Design organizationBuilding Bureau of the Wieringermeer Directorate
Inhabitants1,500 (2005)
Target population
Town websitehttp://www.noordoostpolder.nl/
Town related links
Literature- Duin, R.H.A. van and G. de Kaste; The pocket guide to the Zuyder Zee project; 1990
- Wal, Coen van der; In Praise of Common Sense. Planning the Ordinary. A Physical Planning History of the New Towns in the IJsselmeerpolders; 1997

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: Nieuw Land