The County Government of Uasin Gishu has continued to work hand in hand with the National Housing Corporation and other housing institutions to redevelop the old municipal council houses to modern storey buildings that will optimize on the housing agenda.
To fast track, the journey of achieving City status, the Department of Lands, Housing, Physical Planning and Urban Development is working towards fulfilling all the conditions, by putting in place measures that fully works on implementation of the urban planning Act.
The Physical Planning Act is a much more comprehensive statute that provides for physical planning and development control. The Physical Planning Act was enacted in 1996 repealing two earlier statutes the Town Planning Act (Planning in Urban areas) and the Land Planning Act you (Planning in rural areas).
The County Government has continued to develop physical planning regulations to guide development in the entire County.
The physical plan for Eldoret town and six other towns has yielded fruits by providing a conducive environment for investment opportunities thus creating employment.