The new residential area south of the track in Kera.
Illustration.Photo: B & M Architects

Centre of Kera

Local detailed plansLeppävaara

The aim of Kera’s local detailed plan is to turn Kera into a new urban local centre, with blocks of flats and schools located on either side of Kera station. City Council has approved the plan 13.9.2021.

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Local detailed plan amendment


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Additional information

A clear and compact centre will be designed for Kera. The industrial and logistics operations are about to be relocated away from the area. In the future, the area will be served by efficient public transport, and it will have a large number of jobs and housing units in blocks of flats. The local detailed plan follows the existing component master plan for Kera and Kera’s district plan.

Read more about the preparation and content of the plan on the project webpage in Finnish

You can find current information about the progress of a plan on the plan webpage in Finnish. For more information, you can contact the planners. You can participate in the planning process by submitting an opinion during the preparation stage or an objection during the proposal stage.

What are the preparation stage, public review and proposal stage?

You can read more about the process of detailed planning and resident participation on the page Detailed planning process in stages.

Read more about participation in planning from the page Participation is part of city planning.

Kati Kivelä

Architect, Detailed planning+358 40 6368433Tekniikantie 15, Otaniemi

Tarja Pennanen

Planning Manager, Traffic and transportation planning for detailed plans+358 46 8773002Tekniikantie 15, Otaniemi