MINISTRY OF LANDS, HOUSING, PHYSICAL PLANNING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT.
The Physical planning Sub sector is charged with the responsibility of Spatial Planning and Regulation on the use of the County Land resource in an effort that ensures sustainability. It is mandated to specifically prepare, research, implement, monitor and evaluate County Spatial plans and Preparation of Annual Reports on the state of County Spatial Planning, preparation and implementation of Local Physical Development Plans, Development Control and Enforcement of Compliance, Conflict Resolution on matters arising from County Spatial Planning and Advising NLC on land reservation, alienation and acquisition on county Specific projects.
Housing Sub sector is mandated to provide adequate housing facilities to both civil servants and the public, upgrade slums dwellings and maintain, fence and protect county Government landed properties
The Department is changed with: – the implementation of National Survey and Mapping Policies; Establishment of a 4th Order Geodetic Control Network; monitor the status of International and County boundaries and submit the reports to the National Government; provision and maintenance of up to date Geospatial data i.e determination and identification of property boundaries; resolution of property boundary disputes, inspection and verification of fencing; setting out of buildings, checking the verticality of storied buildings; setting out of Access roads; supervision of construction alignment (of dams, roads, buildings, drainage and other Engineering works); provision of utility mapping (Thematic maps); undertaking Hydrographic surveys; Survey of dams, rivers and monitoring of siltation levels.
Land Adjudication and Settlement
The Land Adjudication and Settlement Sub sector is charged with the responsibility of Spatial Planning and Regulation on the use of the County Land resource in an effort that ensures sustainability.