A structural audit is mandatory for any building which is more than 30 years old.
Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis may now hold the key to completion of Thackeray’s home project, with sources confirming the matter has been referred to the urban development (UD) department led by him.
MCHI-CREDAI requested Municipal Commissioner to lower first instalment to 10% of total payment.
The BMC inspects the road quality in all 24 wards after the festival ends and charges Rs 2,000 per pothole.
Lalbaugcha Raja has been fined for causing 243 potholes.
The BMC submitted a chart specifying the programme for the completion of structural repairs along the flyover. The resurfacing work is expected to start in October and will be completed by February 2018.
The parking policy, that was drafted more than two years ago and then stayed by the state government when residents’ associations approached the government, involves a system of differential rates for different parts of the city.
Vile Parle corporator Abhijeet Samant has proposed the rebate for societies practising rain water harvesting or waste segregation. The civic body has claimed that the process of framing a policy to provide such incentives is underway.
A senior official from the encroachment department said, “We will continue the drive to avoid a Juhu-like incident, where a cylinder exploded at an under-construction building, killing seven.”
The BMC has fixed a one-time allotment premium of Rs 56 lakh on the land for the radar, but the IMD wants it waived
Kadam is now planning to add two new protection features to the grid cover he had made. He feels that steps need to be taken to prevent iron grid covers from being stolen, as they have a resale value.
On August 29, water-logging was reported in Parel, Elphinstone Road and Sion, among other places, possibly caused by blocked culverts along the railway line near Elphinstone Road station. Senior civic officials said the responsibility lies with the WR.
Seven people lost their lives and two others were injured after the eight-storey Crystal Business Park collapsed on August 26. The structure was being demolished since January.
BMC delaying cases concerning dilapidated buildings, says High Court
Authority says it lacks funds to carry out repair work on many cessed buildings
Mumbai building collapse: There were 19,642 cessed buildings stretching from BMC’s Ward A to G — from Colaba to Mahim. The number has now come down to 14375.