Changing the plan provision to allow for more housing.
Orthoimage of the planning area in 2019.Photo: City of Espoo

Laaksolahti blocks

Local detailed plansLeppävaara

The aim of the amendment to the local detailed plan is to remove a zoning requirement applicable to three residential blocks on Laaksolahdentie and Laaksonpohjantie, according to which some of their permissible amount of development must be allocated to work and office facilities. The plan has entered into force on March 16th, 2022.

Plan name


Area number


Type of land use plan

Phased amendment to local detailed plan


Legally valid


City of Espoo

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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.

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Juha Miettinen

Detailed Planning Engineer040 508 9198Tekniikantie 15, Otaniemi

Kati Vuorinen

Planning Engineer, Traffic and transportation planning for detailed plans040 521 9772Tekniikantie 15, Otaniemi