The masterplan's intervention area is Sao Roque do Pico municipality, which is located in Azores, namely in Pico island, together with the municipalities of Lajes do Pico and Madalena do Pico.
Sao Roque do Pico represents about one third of the island area mainly facing North. It has aproximately 32km of coast line and establishes a strong visual and cultural relationship with Sao Jorge island.
The main goals of the Revision of the Masterplan are::
• Territorial Planning;
• Environment, Natural and Cultural Heritage preservation;
• Inner potencials qualification and reinforcemento of inter-island relations;
• Positioning of Sao Roque do Pico as sub-regional urban centre;
• Improvement of the urban facbric, through the definition of several centres.
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