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.
At present, there are as many as 2,300 wastepickers affiliated to SWACH who collect waste from 4.08 lakh properties in the city.
Nazirkar, however, said the UCD department was already implementing various schemes for women empowerment.
“The civic body will identify spots mostly where people gather in large number or hang out. Private telecom companies can opt for spots by paying the necessary fee to the civic body,” Kumar said.
At present, the PMC supplies around 15 TMC of water to meet the demands of the city while the state government has officially allocated 11.5 TMC.
Civic officials had visited the site where the trees are proposed be cut and that the recommendations of administration would also be presented before the authority at the meeting.
There will also be an information folder about the PMC, which would be prepared for promoting the city in various sectors including tourism.
Presenting the BJP-Shiv Sena government’s first budget for 2015-2016, Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar had announced that the government intended to abolish LBT, which was introduced in April 2013.
Last year, the PMC’s general body meeting approved use of civic property for installing mobile towers, after which 394 locations have been identified.
The PMC is already working on ways to improve its website and adopt online services in the civic body.
Amitav Mallik of the Pune International Centre said Pune should not wait for the approval of the union government to establish itself as a smart city.
State govt seeks civic body’s view on raising honorarium, PMC says no problem.
Civic chief to meet corporators, departments to plan action on structures constructed within 1,000 yards of Air Force station.
NITI Aayog officials visit city to study the civic body’s practices, municipal commissioner says presentation to PM scheduled.
While the project on Nagar-Alandi route is set for August 1 launch; trial run on Aundh-Ravet route likely by July 15
The survey will be carried out on July 4 between 7 am and 7 pm.
The NCP is the single largest party in the PMC. It had joined hands with Congress to retain power after the 2012 civic polls.
PMC’s disaster management officer Ganesh Sonune said the civic administration had already prepared a disaster management plan for the city, which is updated every year.
Use of solar energy found a better response, with 3,271 new properties adopting it in 2014-15 as against the 3,105 new properties in previous year.
No more touts in governance, we are servants of public: Fadnavis
Party chief says those talking about BJP should realise its strength; Fadnavis says breaking up with Sena helped.
‘Regardless of Opposition criticism, the party satisfied with Modi government’.
Javadekar said there are objections to Nagpanchami, an age-old festival, at Shirala where snakes are worshipped.
In November last year, standing committee had approved the diversion of Rs 30 lakh for the purchase of new cars.
n a communication to the PMC, the state urban development department headed by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has directed the municipal commissioner to respond to the complaint by the minister.
The state government has undertaken the project of setting up the CCTV network.
Number of wards will go up from 152 to 160 with the proposed merger of 34 villages.
The process of issuing a TDR at present takes a minimum of a year.
Both parties are working on several initiatives on issues such as the condition of roads as well as sanitation.
The delay will again lead to overshooting of the 9-month deadline set in Jan to allow dumping at the landfill site.
IWDMP prepared in 2012 says city is in seismic zone III & could experience quakes of magnitude 7 on Richter scale.
The objective of the rating is to make a report of the financial status of the civic body.
Earlier efforts falling flat was attributed to lack of coordination between various departments.
PMC slashes allocation under participatory budget scheme, activists slam the civic body
The SWACH initiative was started in 2007 after the waste-pickers in the city came together.
A chronicle of imperial rule in 19th century India, largely through the life and times of a clan of redoubtable Lowland Scots.