Urban Design & Urban Natural
Detailed Urban Design (DUD) Guidelines provides Putrajaya with a unique sense of place and character by land use, building massing and typology, provision for pedestrian linkages, open space coverage, streetscape control, and etc. Putrajaya Masterplan provides an implementation of 38% of greenery and open spaces.
In Putrajaya’s Core Island, the 70:30 traffic controls and parking provision in the design of the buildings and infrastructure have been imposed, with 70% of public transport and 30% for private transports used to reduce pollution and traffic congestion in the Core Island.
The Common Utility Tunnel (CUT) is to house all utilities and minimise the disruption of utility services. The Common Utility Tunnel will also help to reduce or avoid traffic congestion when there is repair work needs to be done and for easy maintenance. Some of its utilities are electricity, telecommunications, gas, and water.