January 22, 2020 2:55 am
According to data shared by the BMC, 43.41 per cent of 2019-20 budget was spent till December 31 last year. However, sources said, many big-ticket projects have not seen any progress in the last one year.
January 16, 2020 3:04 am
BMC improvement committee chairman Sadanand Parab, also the corporator from Santacruz (East), last week wrote to Municipal Commissioner Praveen Pardeshi to look into the matter and take help from IIT- Bombay to resolve the issue.
January 08, 2020 5:13 am
As per the new rule, while penalty for four-wheelers has come down to Rs 4,000, for two-wheelers, it will be Rs 1,800, Rs 7,000 for buses and Rs 10,000 for heavy vehicles.
December 29, 2019 9:35 am
At a meeting on Friday, Uddhav had reviewed various services and infrastructure projects of the BMC, included taking up work on the “missing links” in the city that have been neglected till now.
December 26, 2019 9:26 am
Over a century old structure was built using Gothic, Neo-classical styles
November 28, 2019 7:09 am
Currently, Asia’s richest municipal corporation is ruled by the Shiv Sena and all important posts, from Mayor to Standing Committee chairman, are held by Shiv Sena corporators. The Shiv Sena is the single largest party in the BMC with 94 corporators.
November 26, 2019 4:01 am
Officials from the civic body said the Mahim beach (Retibundar) area was in poor shape since it was either encroached upon or had become an illegal dump for debris.
November 21, 2019 8:31 am
According to BMC officials, if everything goes as planned, the pilot project, which started in April, may be completed by March 2020 and the iconic Fort area will gets its “heritage look”.
November 17, 2019 9:48 am
In July, the civic body had introduced first-of-its-kind parking norms, under which a person could be fined up to Rs 23,250 for parking a vehicle in an area designated as a no-parking zone.
November 15, 2019 2:06 am
In a bid to implement Swachh Bharat Mission effectively, the BMC has appointed a consultant as Project Implementation Unit (PIU). The BMC has finalised consultant M/s E&Y for one year and will pay it at least Rs 50 lakh.
September 11, 2019 7:10 am
Apart from the car shed for Metro line 3, a part of the Aarey Milk Colony -- which adjoins Sanjay Gandhi National Park -- will also be used to create Metro Bhavan, the nerve-centre for the 337-km network which is under construction.
February 04, 2016 11:44 am
The BMC, Asia richest municipal council, announced its budget allocations on Wednesday. We take a look at how much money is going where.
November 05, 2014 3:05 pm
Mumbai has approximately 3,000- 4,000 rain trees in the city, of which 500 are infected by Mealybugs mainly in Dadar, Bandra, Andheri and Kandivali areas.
February 24, 2016 3:34 pm
Mumbai, Feb 24 (ANI): The Mumbai Fire Brigade on Wednesday submitted an investigation report on a fire which occurred during the 'Make in India' programme last week to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), in which it has accused the organizers of the event of 'gross negligence'. Pratap Rahangdale, Chief Fire Officer of Mumbai Fire Brigade, said that report was prepared by analyzing accounts of several witnesses and circumstantial evidence. He said that they have opened the report for the public. We studied circumstantial evidence and witness accounts. Rahangdale added that he was also one of the witnesses, as I was the first one to use extinguisher there. By studying all that we arrived at the chain of events leading to fire and prepared a final report.