REGENERATION AND DEVELOPMENT PROJECT OF THE SZÉCSÉNY MICRO-REGION

On the assignment of the Micro-Region Association the Regeneration and Development Programme of the Szécsény Micro-Region was prepared in June 2003, upgrading and elaborating in details the Losonc-Salgótarján Urban Development Study related to the given region.

The background analysis of the strategy covered
– the demographic features, human resources and the settlement network,
– the transport and technical infrastructure,
– environment and nature protection, landscape conservation,
– economy.

The examination of the factors influencing development was completed and the editing of the foreseeable schedule of the potential development directions was prepared. The strategic aims and development objectives of the micro-region were described and the m=1:100000 scale Strategic Development Plan was devised, in which the rehabilitation of the historic town centre of Szécsény was set out as the main objective of the development.