The BMC improvement committee approved a proposal for exchanging plots with the trust executing the Bhendi Bazaar cluster redevelopment project on Saturday, clearing the way for implementing the project. The project under the Saifee Burhani Upliftment Trust (SBUT) is to come up in an area of 16.5...Sunday, 2 March 2014 - 9:00am
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In a first of its kind move by any civic body in the country, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to carry out lake tapping at one of its dams. The move is set to help the BMC improve in future the pressure level at which residents receive water, even as stock at BMC's...Friday, 21 February 2014 - 6:00am
Nearly a third of the green cover in the premises of the main building in the state secretariat (Mantralaya) is set to be cut for renovating the structure. There are 93 trees here, of these 29 are to be cut. And the sad part is 28 of them are being chopped for enabling the movement of the vehicles...Thursday, 20 February 2014 - 6:00am
Massage centres and spas across the city may finally come under BMC purview with the civic body planning to amend the guidelines for issuing them licence. The decision came after former mayor Shubha Raul and members of the civic health committee recommended amendments in the way permission is given...Wednesday, 19 February 2014 - 6:00am
Kerala is termed as 'God's own country' and visiting the southern state is often high on agenda of tourists. At least, it was high on the agenda of a group of city corporators, who recently toured the state under the pretext of study. In an alleged quintessential example of how corporators make...Tuesday, 18 February 2014 - 6:00am
Ten municipal corporators spent four days in three cities in Kerala last month, on a tour to learn to improve Mumbai's gardens. The corporators, all members of the markets and gardens committee visited a small garden managed by the Kochi municipal corporation. Named after national hero...Tuesday, 18 February 2014 - 6:00am
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has found no taker for its request for proposal (RFP) to appoint a consultant to prepare a detailed project report (DPR) and carry out a geo-technical study for the proposed Goregaon-Mulund Link Road (GMLR). The BMC had first floated the RFP for...Sunday, 16 February 2014 - 6:00am
In order to tackle the pothole menace that peaks during the monsoon, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to embrace preventive measures before the season sets in. The civic body has decided to revert to the old system of identifying vulnerable roads and taking preventive...Sunday, 16 February 2014 - 6:00am
Price of mutton may go up as Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) plans to increase the rates at its Deonar abattoir, the biggest producer of meat in the city. The civic body on Friday informed its plans to revise the schedule of rates as well as hike the slaughtering charges by 10 per cent in...Saturday, 15 February 2014 - 6:00am
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