Dhankawade stepped down to make way for another corporator of the party to hold the position as per the arrangement made by his party NCP.
BJP-Sena govt unlikely to give go-ahead keeping in mind 2017 civic elections
“We have written to cricketer MS Dhoni to be brand ambassador of Smart Pune. The reply is awaited,” said municipal commissioner Kunal Kumar.
To put 200 professionals on task to implement smart city; form special purpose vehicle
PMC promises smart public transport system, better roads, 24x7 water supply.
Over 25% hike in ‘tea allowance’ and ‘voluntary expenditure’ of mayor, deputy mayor and others in draft budget.
The PMC will have to explore new revenue sources and at the same time cut down the expenditure of other schemes.
Claim groundwater getting polluted due to untreated water release, seek RO plant
Aims to boost infra, marketing, transport, cultural activities; introduce city’s rich biodiversity.
The PMC, which manages the streetlights in the city, has clearly failed to identify locations that need to have lights during night hours.
Government favours panel system but has told the Bombay High Court that it prefers ward-wise poll; aspirants seek quick clarity.
Citing NGT order & state govt regulations, irrigation dept scuttle plans of 25th year celebrations.
Had to make five rounds of PMC office for getting a birth certificate for her granddaughter, wants process changed.
The deadline to submit the plan being on December 15, this has severely hampered the chances of the city to make it in the first phase.
"This will ensure more natural resources like water within the PMRDA region and land for planning development,” said Mahesh Zagade, commissioner of PMRDA.
The PMC pays honorarium of Rs 7,500 per month to each of the 157 elected representatives.
Once selected, PMC will get Rs 500 crore as seed money from Centre, proposes to raise the rest through loans, user charges, tax or cess
Delay in implementation has increased cost from Rs 7,984 cr in 2009 to Rs 11,522 cr in 2015; Route length on Vanaz to Ramwadi corridor has been reduced by 260 m
AIMIM garners 1,584 votes in its first election.
The PMC officer said the civic administration has been criticised by elected representatives over its implementation of smart city mission.
The ruling party in PMC, alarmed by BJP’s success in the city in Lok Sabha and Assembly polls, doesn’t seem to be happy with the current mayor.
The civic administration said it was a low-key celebration due to mourning declared by the Union government following the death of former President APJ Abdul Kalam.
PMC steps up measures to prevent it and tackle mosquito menace.
Going by the figures, the PMC gave 3,866 building permissions in 2014-15 which is lowest in the last eight years.
Facility shut since it was modernised in 2008.
The PMC allocated at most Rs 50 lakh in each of the 76 electoral panels while making a budgetary provision of Rs 38 crore.
To resolve its water woes, the PMC has prepared a master plan with an estimated cost of Rs 2,800 crore.
At the ground level, though, the survey is found to be riddled with chaos and confusion.
Kalmadi read out a letter from Prime Minister Narendra Modi giving best wishes for the festival.
Civic admn to undertake a special anti-encroachment drive on roads to ensure smooth flow of traffic.
Among the various cultural events, the inaugural function is also going to have a show of yoga and malkhamb this year.
Earlier, all political parties in civic body had opposed any such restrictions
Last month, the PMC administration was prepared to introduce water supply cuts, but the canal committee chaired by the guardian minister deferred the decision.
The PMC is now looking at appointing consultants to advise the administration in ways to improve their financial status.
The SCP will be based on models defined – city improvement (retrofitting), city renewal (redevelopment) and city extension (greenfield development).
After getting the possession of the building, the PMC started a civic school there and passed a resolution naming the school after Swami Vivekanand and accordingly put a board outside the building.
The autobiography of KM Mathew, who turned Malayala Manorama from a stagnant newspaper to a formidable media house, is a local tale, the like of which we seldom come across in English.