Chandigarh Municipal Corporation

Chandigarh Municipal Corporation News

Mohali: 79 deaths across district in last 3 months

Police officials say that the major causes of these mishaps are speeding, drink driving and not wearing helmets. In the city, non-functional traffic lights were another reason.

Chandigarh: Despite hike in fine, no respite in sight for stray cattle issue

The fine was increased after councillors complained of lackadaisical attitude of the MC to catch stray cattle. The councillors, at that time, had urged the MC to increase the fine so that the people who leave their cattle can be stopped from doing so.


Chandigarh roundabout: Architect pegged fountain cost at Rs 6.25 lakh, MC awarded work for Rs 17.5 lakh

Documents of the estimates prepared by the architect firm revealed that the rates of pebble beds for which the MC awarded Rs 2400 to Rs 2900 per square meter to the contractor, were actually quoted only for Rs 150 per square meter.

Chandigarh councillors fume as tourism dept goes ahead with Rose Festival

Rebel councillor Satish Kainth has written to UT Adviser Manoj Parida to cancel the events as the nation is “in mourning” post the Pulwama attack.

Municipal commissioner puts brakes on paver work in Chandigarh

No work until three-member panel verifies and gives justification for project to urban planning dept; Pavers and tiles worth Rs 30 cr were being installed in city.

Chandigarh Municipal Corporation to take charge of all 26 paid parking lots today

From Tuesday, 250 employees of the corporation’s engineering wing will manage the parking lots, including the multi-level facility.


Chandigarh: It’s raining pavers on internal roads

Though Chandigarh MC chief engineer claims they stopped installing pavers on internal sector roads (V6) last Oct, pavers are being laid along these roads even as you read this. Grants for pavers continue to be passed.

Chandigarh Municipal Corporation laid paver blocks, PCC tiles worth Rs 20 crore in 3 years

While the top brass of UT Administration continue to turn a blind eye to the gross violation of the master plan, the corporation continues to spend crores of rupees on laying paver blocks across the city.

Chandigarh: Contract of private firm doing sanitation work to be scrapped

Cabinet minister Balbir Singh Sidhu raised the issue in Punjab Assembly in July 2017 about the high cost and demanded the contract be cancelled. In January this year, the local bodies department demanded the same due to payment issue.

Chandigarh: With Rs 75.59 lakh budget, Rose Festival turns into a money fest

Claiming to be taken aback at this budget, Mayor Rajesh Kalia has constituted 18 organising committees consisting of councillors and officials to supervise the expenditure and the work.