Greater Chennai Corporation

Madras High Court refuses to allow plea moved by actor Rajinikanth on property tax demand

The court suggested the petitioner to approach the city corporation by sending them reminders to the representation made.

published on : 14th October 2020

Fearing action over 'national flag' remarks, BJP's S Ve Shekhar moves Madras HC for advance bail

According to a complaint receive by the Greater Chennai Corporation, Shekhar had uttered offensive remarks about the National Flag and Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami in a video.

published on : 22nd August 2020

Here's a list of Chennai's containment zones declared by GCC

The Greater Chennai Corporation has declared 369 containment zones in Chennai

published on : 16th June 2020

GCC launches initiative to 'Revive Chennai's Coasts'

The year-long campaign consists of coastal clean-up and to bring about awareness in Chennai which is home to the world’s second longest beach.

published on : 12th June 2020

COVID-19: Uber India to offer free rides to healthcare workers, govt officials of Chennai Corporation

The free rides worth Rs 25 lakh was part of Uber's global commitment to offer 10 million free rides.

published on : 8th May 2020

Highest fresh spike of 203 COVID-19 cases reported in Tamil Nadu with one death

The state government appointed senior bureaucrat J Radhakrishnan as special nodal officer for Greater Chennai Corporation to coordinate coronavirus-related issues.

published on : 2nd May 2020

Chennai Corporation's strong social media presence offers timely help during lockdown

Even if those in distress do not come under corporation limits, social media team members coordinate with local body officials who in turn send help.

published on : 16th April 2020

COVID-19: Chennai corporation bans Zomato, Swiggy, allows e-groceries to home deliver

Greater Chennai corporation commissioner, G Prakash said that companies found violating contactless delivery protocols at any point of inspection will be barred from delivering further.

published on : 25th March 2020

Chennai: Authorities await nod from Centre on footpath from Lighthouse to Foreshore Estate

The Madras High Court has directed the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests to consider and pass orders on the application, within six weeks.

published on : 30th January 2020

Bin-less city? Residents in Chennai localities dump garbage on streets

Apart from a lack of awareness on source segregation, another issue the residents say is the timing of the collection of garbage by conservancy workers.

published on : 12th January 2020

GCC and private firm to process 300 tonnes of dry waste per day

For the purpose, the civic body has procured 15 baling machines at the cost of Rs 50 lakh each.

published on : 30th December 2019

Now you can sell, purchase solid waste online in Chennai

According to officials, many small scale industries collect their raw materials from scraps and for that, they have to visit many scrap-dealers.

published on : 28th December 2019

Upgraded Besant Nagar beach in troubled waters

Civic body’s apathy towards the abysmal conditions of the ‘upgraded’ amenities at the beach irks residents

published on : 21st December 2019

Tourism development work at Chennai's Elliots beach, a damp squib

The roof of the first aid kiosk is leaking and the washrooms are always locked

published on : 19th December 2019

Corporation to go ahead with ISWD along ECR

The last component will have drains for 52 km along ECR, covering Palavakkam, Kottivakkam, Neelangarai, Injambakkam, Sholinganallur, Kanathur and Uthandi.  

published on : 16th December 2019