Greater Chennai Corporation

Three new vans for the rescue of the homeless in Chennai

The Greater Chennai Corporation is currently setting up 33 more shelters across the city at the cost of Rs 1.38 crore.

published on : 11th June 2019

Greater Chennai Corporation to open an  incineration plant at Manali

The rest of it is sent to the yard in the zone and that is where the GCC is planning on setting up the plant. 

published on : 10th June 2019

GCC yet to open the doors of new facilities at Marina Beach

However, two weeks after the results have been announced, the facilities still remain closed.

published on : 6th June 2019

Chennai: Officers’ laxity turns this village into dump yard

Lack of garbage bins and irregular conservancy by Greater Chennai Corporation have turned Kattukuppam fishing village of Ennore into a dump yard.

published on : 2nd June 2019

New bridge planned over Virugambakkam canal to ease traffic

Sources indicated that Chennai Corporation will conduct geo-technical investigations and prepare estimates and bid documents for the project.

published on : 2nd June 2019

Chennai civic body’s plan for cyclists is not on ‘track’

When contacted, a GCC official said steps are being taken to clear encroachments and that a fine will be levied on parking encroachments.

published on : 30th May 2019

Soon, battery-operated vehicles to clean Chennai

Don’t be surprised if you soon find an electric vehicle at your residential gate to collect garbage.

published on : 16th May 2019

Chennai: Corporation sets a ‘fine’ example for residents

In the fortnight between April 18 and May 1, the civic body collected penalty worth more than `10 lakh for dumping waste in public spaces

published on : 15th May 2019

Chennai: Cycle sharing ensures steady stream of users despite heat

The Greater Chennai Corporation’s cycle-sharing system has managed to maintain a steady stream of users although the initial enthusiasm has been slightly marred by the summer heat.  

published on : 14th May 2019

Illegal collection of money at public toilets in collusion with officials?

In some wards, caretakers said they have been forced to get money from users to buy cleaning material and for general maintenance.

published on : 22nd April 2019

Madras HC orders removal of huts in Chennai after LS poll

A division bench of the Madras High Court has directed the Greater Chennai Corporation to remove the remaining two huts on Devaraj Street at Kodambakkam, soon after the elections.

published on : 3rd April 2019

Greater Chennai Corporation calls for curbing setback space violations

This comes after the Tamil Nadu Combined Development and Building Rules 2019 were notified by the government.

published on : 21st March 2019

Greater Chennai Corporation might restore natural tanks in four neighbourhoods

Waste management and flood prevention are given focus at Koyambedu due to its commercial nature.

published on : 12th March 2019

Beach clean-up projects: The coast is clear!

The project proposes to provide facilities like wider footpaths and modern toilets at the beaches.

published on : 5th March 2019

In the Madras HC: Order on mass transfer of corporation staff set aside

There is no authentic figure based on census report about the total number of differently-abled  in the State, the bench regretted.

published on : 8th February 2019
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