003_Municipality of Caorso torna alla ricerca

LOCATION:
North-East of Caorso (45° 2’ 57” 84N 09°52’19”56E), at an average of 41-44 metres above
sea level, sub-level area with an inclination of about 1-2%, infrastructural assets A21
(motorway)-SP10 (provincial road); PC-CR railway network to the South; first aquifer depth
at 2-3 metres from soil level

ACCESSIBILITYAND SERVICES:
connection to Caorso tollgate of A21 TURIN-BRESCIA motorway (10 km); nearest logistic
centre situated in Piacenza, Le Mose (>10 km)

INFRASTRUCTURAL SERVICES:
Carriageway doubling in SP10 (provincial road) between motorway junction and the area;
expansion of the road network inside the area; upgrading of technological networks
(sewerage, water supply and purification plant networks)

CURRENT PLANNING RULES AND REGULATIONS:
Municipal Structural Plan (PSC) approved in 2012 (variation in July 2015)_ under specific
regulation drawn up after territorial agreement between the municipalities of Monticelli
d’Ongina and Caorso (mixed logistic-production activities)

TERRITORIAL AGREEMENT:
Drawn up on the 26th January 2012 between the province of Piacenza, the municipality of
Caorso and the municipality of Monticelli d’Ongina.
Caorso municipality offers to build up integrated logistic functions (industry, craftsmanship
and suitable functions).
territorial surface of Caorso municipality = 2,220,407 m2
assignment area for Caorso municipality = 15% of its territorial surface
Permeable surface= 20% of its territorial surface

UTILITIES:
water, gas, electricity supply networks, drainage system (mixed storm and waste water),
connection to water purification plant

GOALS:
Creation of a municipal and extra-municipal production centre; upgrading of existing road
network; transformation of the area into an APEA (Ecologically Equipped Production
Area); expansion of service areas; plan of sustainable mobility; promotion of energy saving
solutions; as to functions, the construction of properties is provided for production uses for
at least 55% and for recreational uses up to a maximum of 45%

INTERVENTIONS OF TRANSFORMATION:
preservation of the standards of an equipped ecological area; use of alternative energy
sources; the use of demolition materials is promoted; the use of mitigation elements, such
as native trees planting, will have to be planned; construction in accordance with existing
buildings is favoured