Oblique aerial view of the planning area in 2017.Photo: Tietoa Finland


Local detailed plansLeppävaara

The industrial and logistics operations located in Kera will be relocated, and Karapelto will be transformed into a new local urban centre. A new residential area, the design of which is based around a park and a pedestrian zone, will be created for the location. City Planning Committee has approved the plan proposal to City Board in May 24, 2022.

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Type of land use plan

Local detailed plan amendment


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Private operator

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.

Tiina Piironen

Area Architect, Detailed planning043 824 6897Tekniikantie 15, Otaniemi

Katariina Peltola

Landscape Architect, Detailed planning043 825 5200Tekniikantie 15, Otaniemi

Tarja Pennanen

Planning Manager, Traffic and transportation planning for detailed plans046 877 3002Tekniikantie 15, Otaniemi