Aerial view of the planning area.
Aerial view of the planning area.Photo: City of Espoo


Local detailed plansMatinkylä

The City of Espoo will zone the street that connects Puolarintie and Ylismäentie, which is shown in the master plan of the southern parts of Espoo. The street reduces the need for through traffic on Kuunkatu in the centre of Olari. Proposal is available for public review19.4.-18.5.2022.

Plan name


Area number


Type of land use plan

Local detailed plan and its amendment


Proposal phase


City of Espoo

Additional information

Currently, Kuukatu is overloaded, and it is estimated that traffic volumes on it will increase in the future. The recreational and nature assets in the area are being taken into account by building the new street section partly in a tunnel.

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.

Thúy Pham-Linko

Detailed Planning Engineer050 347 5374Tekniikantie 15, Otaniemi

Salla Mäkelä

Transportation Engineer, Traffic and transportation planning for detailed plans046 877 3001Tekniikantie 15, Otaniemi

Mari Soini

Landscape Architect040 636 9844Tekniikantie 15, Otaniemi