The corporation, in its recent council meeting, had tabled the condition of the road network inside the bus stand and had sanctioned blacktopping works in the area.
Though the city did not witness heavy waterlogging in many locations, the back and the sides of the corporation office building remained flooded.
We were suppose to receive two special vehicles to collect garbage from these bins. They provided the vehicles last month.
With several measures like installation of boards, and warning of action, at ill-maintained plots failing to elicit response from landowners.
As a case in point, a ward councillor said many students from nearby government schools have reported themselves absent.
Sources said that the civic body took the decision after considering reports from all the city zones.
The Tiruchy Corporation bagged the Chief Minister's award for best performance among 20 municipal corporations in the state, and will win a cash prize of Rs 50 lakh.
Many councillors admitted that the corporation could have presented it at any of the previous sessions.
Tiruchy corporation said it expected reconstruction to begin by September, after considering the condition of nearby approach roads.
According to corporation officials, an STP with a capacity of 100 MLD (million litres per day) would be set up in Panjappur as part of the city’s UGD system.
This would increase construction activities and generation of waste from construction sites.
While sources said that the matter came up for discussion among the corporation's top brass recently, officials said that the government is also unlikely to oppose the move.
The houses were occupied mostly by the workers of the nearby Ordnance Factory Tiruchirapalli (OFT) and Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL).
As per our current plan, we will soon take steps to hand over sanitation works at Chathiram bus stand, Central Bus Stand and Gandhi Market to private players.
Senior officials said the corporation was planning to establish the facility at Sengulam colony.
The initiative is to kickstart this year itself. A senior official said, "Residents are currently disposing of old clothes at the various micro-compost centres.
After outsourcing garbage collection, Tiruchy corporation equipped to rid city of 40 tonnes of silt, sand daily
Things have changed now and the handling of door-to-door garbage collection by the private firm has reduced a bit of our workload.
Sapling plantation drives welcome but assess their success too, city residents urge Tiruchy corporation
"We want the corporation to share details on the number of saplings planted each year and their location.
However, the delay in announcing the location for the 65 offices has raised concerns among residents.
Officials say they have decided to conduct a survey to ensure that the population can be brought under control within the expected period.