Imatra (Ruokolahti, Joutseno and Yaaski), Finland, Europe
 
 
Year1948latitude: 61° 13'
longitude: 28° 49'
Period
Initiator(s)
Planning organization
Nationality initiator(s)
Designer(s) / Architect(s)Alvar Aalto
Design organization
Inhabitants39,357 (2007)
Target population
Town websitehttp://www.imatra.fi/
Town related linkshttp://www.discusmedia.com/album.php?album=40&page=2&id=16505
http://www.fi4ru.narod.ru/imatra.htm
http://www.moma.org/interactives/exhibitions/1998/aalto/timeline/index.html
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
 
The Borough of Imatra was formed around the three already existing settlements. Town status since 1971. In the course of the last 50 years, this amorphous group of settlements has grown into a modern industrial town.

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