Budget raised despite BMC’s failure to spend more than 50% of estimates
In November last year, over 30 firms and consortia had evinced interest in the BMC’s initial EOI.
BMC to employ the medical officers for upgradation of its trained manpower in the city’s peripheral municipal hospitals
The rooftop restaurants will follow the same rules as other regular eateries for operational hours.
The traffic signal at this intersection has the second-longest signal cycle in Mumbai, running for 180 seconds at a stretch.
The then civic chief had asked for the 1962 land lease to be cancelled on Aug 21, 1990.
In October 2013, the two agencies restarted discussions on the project.
In 2012, the city witnessed a slow start to the monsoon season, forcing the BMC to impose a 10 per cent water cut.
Under the current redevelopment scheme, buildings cannot be legally demolished without a commencement certificate.
The extent of construction to be allowed on open public spaces under the new scheme is yet to be ascertained.
In the controversial caretaker policy, land was to be given to a caretaker on a minimum of 33-year lease.