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Chennai Corporation and Public Works Department issue two separate tenders for same project 

It is learned that the 1,000-metre-stretch the Corporation has begun work on is part of the PWD’s project that it had issued tender for.

published on : 25th October 2018

Public buildings to be disabled-friendly by December 2019

The committee, which is headed by a superintendent engineer-level officer, has also said in its report that 763 roads in the city have been earmarked for changes to become disabled-friendly.  

published on : 21st October 2018

A month after the deluge, roads still in tatters at North Paravoor

According to Paravoor MLA V D Satheesan, the government has failed to take up the restoration work on a war footing.

published on : 2nd October 2018

Repair: PWD segregates roads into three categories

The Public Works Department (PWD) will prepare an action plan to re-construct roads that were damaged in floods in five phases.

published on : 11th September 2018

PWD officials skip mobile app training session, seniors irked

The Public Works Department (PWD) is irked with a section of its officials who skipped training sessions regarding management of the Delhi government’s website and mobile application.

published on : 19th August 2018

S Cooum Road auto-repair hub to be moved out of city

Shops to be shifted to Chengalpattu as part of Cooum restoration.

published on : 18th August 2018

Public Works Department restores one lake, pollutes another

Around 30 loads of soil laced with municipal waste from the Nemilichery lake has been dumped into the Naina lake which lies along the Chennai Bypass in Thiruneermalai.

published on : 16th August 2018

Prajwal Revanna will not be fielded from Hassan seat, says father H D Revanna

Public Works Department Minister H D Revanna on Saturday said that his son Prajwal Revanna will not contest the 2019 Lok Sabha elections from Hassan constituency.

published on : 5th August 2018

Elevated corridor: Revanna tries to allay Greens’ concern

Rejecting the view of the civic groups and environmental activists that the D14,540cr project would result in axing of tens of thousands of trees.

published on : 4th August 2018

Redemption unlikely for Palarivattom-Kakkanad Rdw

The department is yet to allot fund for carrying out the patchwork along the Kakkanad- Palarivattom stretch.

published on : 2nd August 2018

Shiradi Ghat finally opens for traffic after six months

Much ahead of its scheduled reopening, after it was closed for concreting in the second phase, the Shiradi Ghat road was thrown open for traffic by State Public Works Department Minister H D Revanna.

published on : 16th July 2018

Two PWD engineers suspended after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's orders

Kejriwal that drains reported to have been desilted were still choked and ordered action against concerned officers, saying no laxity will be tolerated on issues which concerned public health.

published on : 10th July 2018

Rs 20,000 per km to be spent on filling potholes: H D Revanna

In a bid to reduce the number of potholes in state highways and major district roads, the State government will spend Rs 20,000-Rs 25,000 per km to repair them PWD minister.

published on : 22nd June 2018

Kosathalaiyar river bed sand mining: Is government violating its own norms?

The Public Works Department appears to be violating government norms in mining sand from the Kosasthalaiyar river bed.

published on : 18th June 2018

Disaster in making: PWD pouring debris into Cooum to 'keep it clean' in Chennai

Defying logic, a large stretch of the Cooum river at Nolambur has been completely filled with construction debris and flattened as part of restoration and beautification efforts.

published on : 22nd May 2018
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