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The plastic waste collection and recycling unit was set up in December last by Hyderabad-based E Sree Foundation with the financial support of United National Development Programme and Coca Cola.
Taking note of the protest, the Congress government had assured the civic body employees of issuing the GO but it failed to do so.
They are questioning the rationale behind doing such favour to the government offices and educational institutions.
Nivas said the beneficiaries were allotted flat numbers through online lottery system.
City Mayor Koneru Sreedhar will distribute the house allotment letters to the beneficiaries at a programme scheduled to held at Indira Gandhi Municipal Corporation (IGMC) stadium on January 18.
This year too, officials have not revised the taxation slab to be implemented across 59 divisions.
The fiesta is aimed at reestablishing the cultural brand identify of the city.
Talking about VMC’s initiatives, he said that the civic body had designed proposals to establish a plant at Ajith Singh Nagar to manufacture bricks of plastic wastes.
The Municipal Administration Department has issued instructions in this regard.
Pinnamaneni Polyclinic Road, Nirmala Convent Road and the stretch between Panja Centre to KBN College, One Town, are a few of the roads inundated with rain water.
VMC officials should make basement parking mandate for all shopping malls in order to prevent parking in the lanes allotted to cyclists, he added.
Though the city has dedicated lanes for bicycles, they are not used for the same.
The association secretary found fault with the civic body’s decision to serve notices to bulk waste generators and termed the move ‘irresponsible’ and ‘anti-constitutional’.
Moreover, there were no signs of the municipal administration department announcing Vijayawada as Greater, despite several villages accepting to merge with the city.
VMC officials say the hotels produce huge quantity of degradable and non-degradable waste making the job difficult for solid waste managers and sanitary workers.