032_Municipality of Piacenza torna alla ricerca

LOCATION: South-East of Piacenza (45° 2’ 51” 72 N 09°42’1”44 E), at an average of 61 metres above sea level, sub-level area with an inclination by 1-2‰, infrastructural assets A1 motorway, SS10 and SS9 (main roads); first aquifer depth at 47 metres above sea level

ACCESSIBILITYAND SERVICES: connection to Piacenza tollgate of A1 of Autostrada del Sole and A21 Turin-Brescia motorway (1-5 km); nearest logistic centre situated in Piacenza, Le Mose (1 km)

INFRASTRUCTURAL SERVICES: No infrastructural services are provided by the agreement; all problems concerning the link between the new settlement and the railway/motorway communication infrastructures are to be solved though

CURRENT PLANNING RULES AND REGULATIONS: Municipal Structural Plan (PSC) approved in 2014

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

GOALS: Creation of a logistic centre partially already existing; estimated functions are strictly related to logistics and similar, residence excluded; upgrading of service areas; plan of sustainable mobility; promotion of energy saving procedures; as to functions, the area will be divided as follows: 699,841m2 for production use, 4,559m2 destined to the tertiary sector

INTERVENTIONS OF TRANSFORMATION: 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