Lodha Group is developing Palava City in Dombivali on Kalyan Shil Road. The city is divided into 3 phases and will be completed by 2025. Phase 1 is comprising of 250 acres and 4 cluster. Casa Bella, Casa Bella Gold, Casa Rio and Casa Rio Gold are the 4 clusters in Phase 1. They are completed and handed over to the residents. Now Lodha Group is developing Phase 2 and it will be completed by 2018. Later they will develop Phase 3 and complete it by 2025. Already 2500 families are staying in Casa Bella and Casa Bella Gold. Lodha Group is expecting more 18000 families to live here by the next year since the possession of Casa Rio and Casa Rio Gold is given out on a monthly basis.
To support such a large population everything has to work fine. Systems like Water , Electricity, Security, Travel has to work well to support the residents. Lodha Group has been starting various initiatives on a regular basis to support the residents. Lodha Easy lease, Creaches, Market, Medical facility, etc are started by Lodha Group. Now Lodha Group has started bus service to nearby stations from Palava City. The buses are called as Eco Drive buses since it runs on CNG gas which is environment friendly. The buses leave residents to nearby stations like Dombivali, Thane and Kopar Khairne. The buses runs at a frequency of 15 minutes to and fro from these stations. The bus service is exclusively available for Palava residents. Anyone can alight the bus at the various bus stops in Palava City. The bus service is free till Kalyan Shil road. But to go to nearby station the bus charges are nominal. Further Lodha Group is will start bus service to areas like Dadar and Borivali in the near future.
Lodha Group is expecting more than 1 lakh population in Palava City in the next two years. So in order to support such a large population the bus service should be very efficient and modern technologies should be used in it. All busses in Palava City are equipped with modern technologies like GPS, fire fighting system, CCTV camera, etc. The bus service will be the backbone of this futuristic city. The city will be one of the top 50 city to live in by 2025. Everything in the city has been carefully implemented to maintain that class.