This study mainly focuses on identifying recent changes in land use and land market due to the development of Colombo Outer Circular Highway

This study mainly focuses on identifying recent changes in land use and land market due to the development of Colombo Outer Circular Highway (E02). This is very important because it will give a complete analysis of the impacts of the highway on land uses and help assimilate transportation and land use planning resulting in transport decisions that support land use objectives and land use decisions that support transportation decision. This can help planners find out the best approaches to achieve development objects & enhance accessibility.
Sri Lanka as a developing country, it is essential to analyze land use and land market changes for decision making in the property market. In overall context, this study helps to identify the significance of location of highway interchanges.