The PMC recently completed the Rs 175-crore work of laying the second pipeline from the dam to Parvati water works and laid the foundation stone for Rs 110-crore work of laying the 6.5-km pipeline from Parvati to Cantonment water Works.
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.
With the Centre's directive, the PSCDCL has now urged the state to withdraw the order pertaining to powers to state high power committee to approve the public-private partnership (PPP) projects worth Rs 50 crore and above for the smart city.
In a communication to the PMC, Lohegaon airport director Ajay Kumar said, around 55 lakh citizens travelled by air from the Pune airport in 2015-16, which is a 30 per cent increase from the previous year.
In a communication to the PMC, the Maharashtra Energy Development Agency (MEDA), which is coordinating the implementation of the central initiative in the state, has urged the PMC to follow the guidelines for availing benefits of the solar city project.