The central and southern parts of the area currently contain parkland, pedestrian and cycling paths, stormwater detention basins and a metro construction site.
Photograph of the central and southern parts of the area.Photo: City of Espoo


Local detailed plans

The aim of the amendment to the local detailed plan is to facilitate the construction of a daycare centre within reach of good transport connections in the centre of Espoonlahti. The amendment will ensure the protection of the flying squirrels and the management of rainwater run-off in the area. The plan has entered into force in May 25. 2022.​

Plan name


Area number


Type of land use plan

Local detailed plan amendment


Legally valid


City of Espoo

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.

Lauri Kolttola

Architect, Detailed Planning+358 40 6704920Tekniikantie 15, Otaniemi