Kendrapara is an old town. It was the headquarters of the Sub-division bearing the same name in erstwhile Cuttack district. It needs developement through a master plan. The persent master plan for kendrapara has been prepared to bring out the potentialities of various developement of human, material and land resources.The proposed land use suggest for their implementation, so as to make the town a better place to live in and to function as district headquarters of the newly formed kendrapara district.The present problems of the town, have been identified which are causing imbalances in physical, Social and Economic growth of the town. This Master Plan has been prepared under the provision of Orissa Tarn Planning and Improvement Trust, Act, 1956 (Orissa Act,10 of 1957).
The Special Planning Authority, Kendrapara sincerely acknowledges its gratitude to the Directorate of town planning, Orissa, Kendrapara Municipality, other govt. and semi govt. Organisatitions and Institutions as well as the general public for their sincere co-operation in the process of preparation of Draft Master Plan for kendrapara.