Evaluating the urban ground uses in the old Kufa city

Abstract

The study shed the light on the reality of the usges of the urban land in the old city of Kufa and the most important factors affecting it. Then, evaluates those uses according to the local standards of planning, which represented the standard of per capita as well as other criteria. The study also showed that the reality of the land uses in the study area is not consistent with the standards of planning and the size of the population, as there is a clear decrease in the number of housing units and residential space, as well as in other uses such as transport, and industry ... etc. It has been reached a number of conclusions, which is the final outcome through the final study of land uses for this city.