Karachi BRT Conceptual Plan & Design
ITDP are commissioned by The Asian Development Bank (ADB) to develop conceptual design and plan for Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system in the city of Karachi, Pakistan. The work primary objective is to develop a BRT design that is workable and can be implemented in Karachi. ITDP began the work in Karachi in August, by conducting the first site visit from 8 – 15 August 2014, and during that time ITDP also conducted meetings and technical discussions with PPP Unit of the Government of Sindh and Karachi Mass Transit Cell (KMTC). Additional site visits were conducted from September 2014 to January 2015, and meetings with various stakeholders were held to get a better understanding of Karachi public transport situation.