15 June Islamabad: Capital Development Authority (CDA) will execute the project for construction of 10th Avenue in Islamabad. The Federal Government will provide funding for the project through PSDP. CDWP has approved the plan by CDA for construction of 10th Avenue.
7.6 Kilometres long 10th Avenue will be constructed in three places. First phase 10th Avenue will be constructed from Kashmir Highway to Service I-9/I-10, in Second phase from Service Road North I-9/I-10 to IJP Road and in third phase from Kashmir Highway to Khayaban-e-Iqbal. The project will be complete in three years and the cost of phase 1 project is 3901.225 million, phase 2 Rs.3451.225 millions and phase 3 is Rs.3725.550 million. Total cost of the project is Rs.11078.000 millions.
Incumbent CDA Administration which is sensitive to needs and of the city and problems of people decided to take up this project. The construction of 10th Avenue will directly benefit the people living in I-10,H-10,I-9,H-9,G-10 and F-10. The project will ease traffic congestion on Faqeer Appi Road and 9th Avenue.
The project will include road work, construction of overhead bridge at Margalla Railway station, underpass at H-9/H-10, Interchange at Kashmir Highway, Rehabilitation/resettlement of slum in Sector H-9, underpass at I-9, I-10, box culvert / nullah bridge, interchange at IJP Road, underpass at G-9/G-10, underpass at Ibne-e-Seena Road, underpass at Jinnah Avenue and underpass at F-9,F-10.