The proposal is to develop a smart industrial port city at two separate sites in Gandhidham which would house about 35,700 residential flats, schools and parks, and would generate jobs to more than 60,000 people.
To solve local water woes, court appoints committee with divisional commissioner, municipal commissioner
Integrating Existing Football Ground and a Green Belt, Multipurpose Play Court, three open Badminton Courts, amphitheater having a capacity of 200 persons are some of its features, an outdoor LED screen are some of its features.
Thanking Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Naidu, the chief minister also assured that his government would make every effort to promptly carry out works for the development of the cities selected under the Smart City project, the release said.
Niti Aayog, in the draft of its 3-year action plan, has suggested steps such as creating adequate living and office space,
preventing slum creation, building new cities for increased urbanisation and improved quality of urban life
The sector, which covers an area of just one sq km , has a population of 12,000
Year after year, the commuters voice their concerns over potholes and inadequate cleaning of drains, and it remains to be seen how prepared the civic administration is this year to take on the challenges.
According to the police, Bapod police station has fulfilled most of the criteria to be selected to become the first smart police station in the city.
The CII as an “industry partner” has promised to bring the national and international experts on board to understand how technology can be used in making Vadodara as a Smart City.
Senior government secretaries have been nominated to head various city-level Special Purpose Vehicles
Pune and Solapur are the only corporations from Maharashtra that the Union government has chosen in the
top 20 for the first round of funding.
Around 10 years ago, the administration had mooted a proposal to construct four underpasses at different locations in the city, which failed to take off.
Speaking at the Second Smart Cities India Expo in the capital, the minister pointed out that technology must also be scalable to ensure it has the required impact.
About 47 Taiwanese brands have come to India to participate in Smart Cities India 2016
In the revised smart city proposal, the administration plans to develop Sector 17 as an art and innovation centre.