Autumnal birch trees have shed their leaves in the grassy courtyard with fortifications surrounded by fences. The old Jousenkaari School can be seen on the left. In the background is a sandy field with construction site containers visible.
Photograph of the courtyard of the old Jousenkaari School. In the courtyard are fortifications from the First World War. The teachers’ hall of residence connected to the old school has been demolished from the background.Photo: City of Espoo

Complementary construction on Jousenkaari

Local detailed plansTapiola

Housing construction suitable for Tapiola’s cultural environment is planned for the area around Jousenkaari to replace the demolished dormitories and the old Jousenkaari School, which may be demolished as well. Whether the old school will be demolished or preserved will be decided during the plan project. The local detailed plan will be updated according to the new school that is being built.

Plan name

Jousenkaaren koulu

Area number


Type of land use plan

Local detailed plan amendment


Preparation phase


City of Espoo

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

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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.

Toni Saastamoinen

Architect, Detailed Planning040 520 8272Tekniikantie 15, Otaniemi

Jenny Asanti

Landscape Architect040 636 5495Tekniikantie 15, Otaniemi

Marno Hanttu

Transportation Engineer, Traffic and transportation planning for detailed plans046 877 2749Tekniikantie 15, Otaniemi