CCMC gets Rs 70 crore under Swachh Bharat funds

The Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation (CCMC) has been allotted ₹70 crore under the Swachh Bharat mission’s Solid Waste Management fund by the Union Government.

published on : 8th August 2022

Rain turns Kovai roads into cesspools

"Despite collecting huge sums in taxes, CCMC failed to pave a good road near the Tidel Park where thousands of people work," said Naveen, an IT employee.

published on : 1st August 2022

Sewer silt dumped on many roads in Kovai

Social activists pointed out that efforts put into desilting the drains is laid waste as the silt , if left on the road, eventually falls back into the drains.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Fencing of road sparks row in Coimbatore's  Udayampalayam   

Activists said the civic body has been lethargic and negligent in retrieving reserved sites and public lands across the city.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Revised property tax: Coimbatore Corpn targets ₹350 crore mop up, to take action against defaulters

CCMC Commissioner M Prathap told TNIE that the corporation has prepared a detailed report on the old and revised taxes for individual properties, which will be sent to the 5.28 lakh taxpayers.

published on : 30th June 2022

CCMC to construct smart storm water drains, rainwater harvesting at Coimbatore Race Course

CCMC Commissioner M Prathap would inspect the works on Thursday or Friday and will take a call on expanding the project to other parts of the city, sources added.

published on : 23rd June 2022

CCMC looking for sponsors to paint pillars of Gandhipuram flyover

Since installing banners in public places has been banned by the Madras High Court, the political parties and private firms have started utilising spaces in the flyovers.

published on : 22nd June 2022

CCMC floats Rs 5.66 crore tender for smart water supply system

The smart water supply systems including the SCADA and bulk flow meters will be installed at a cost of Rs 5.36 crore to sort out the water supply distribution issues in Coimbatore.

published on : 20th June 2022

Water, power supply cut if apartments owners let sewage into stormwater drains: Coimbatore Corp

Councillors urged CCMC to build proper drainages in the streets of the newly added areas to avoid inundation of the roads and houses during the rainy season.

published on : 11th June 2022

Coimbatore corporation seeks additional manpower from govt to expedite city work

According to sources, there are only 41 Assistant Engineers, two Executive Engineers and no City Engineer for the 100 wards in the five zones of the CCMC.

published on : 11th June 2022

Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation Knowledge Centre to help students ace exams

The officials had identified the 31.9-cent vacant reserve site at Aadis street near the Coimbatore Press Club (CPC) in the Central Zone of Coimbatore for this.

published on : 5th June 2022

Land acquisition delay slackens pace of Pillur scheme works in Coimbatore

The Pillur Scheme 3 drinking water supply project was launched in 2019 at a cost of Rs 779.86 crores.

published on : 19th May 2022

Fogging hit as Coimbatore City Corporation runs out of repellant amid mosquito menace

Councillors and locals have urged the civic body to procure enough repellent as puddles of stagnant rain water on damaged roads and vacant plots have turned breeding ground for mosquitoes.

published on : 16th May 2022

Coimbatore Corporation wants more staff, sends letter to CMA

As per the earlier record, the CCMC has three sanitary workers for every 250 houses in the city.

published on : 20th April 2022

Kovai boat rides, water sports in two Ukkadam lakes soon

The CCMC has been carrying out beautification and developmental works in several water bodies in the city for the past few years under the Smart City Projects mission.

published on : 18th April 2022

Coimbatore corporation may give control of 13 roads to State Highways department

Accidents on the damaged roads have become frequent as no actions were taken to repair or revive those roads by the officials despite numerous petitions, say commuters.

published on : 9th April 2022

Five months on, RS Puram parking complex in Coimbatore city still awaits opening

The Civic body which demands people to take permission from the LPA 30 days prior to starting the construction, has failed to obtain the clearance for their very own project.

published on : 28th March 2022

Process Dampened: Glitch delays tax payment in Coimbatore corporation centres

To mop up tax revenue, the CCMC is operating collection centres in 21 places across the city from 9 in the morning to 5 in the evening. 

published on : 21st March 2022

Create more parking lots, activists urge new Coimbatore Mayor

Irregular parking of vehicles on the roads, lack of parking spaces has thrown drivers of Coimbatore roads a nightmarish experience.

published on : 7th March 2022

Tough fight for 2nd spot between BJP, AIADMK in Coimbatore

BJP candidates secured the third position in more than 80 wards out of the total 100 wards in CCMC. 

published on : 24th February 2022
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