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Friday, January 22, 2021

Chandigarh Municipal Corporation


With waste collectors & MC at loggerheads, Chandigarh residents fear two claims for user charges

January 15, 2021 5:00 am

As the municipal corporation recently announced that it will be collecting user charges for waste collection in January, the residents doubt that there will be two parties claiming for user charges for waste collection.

Chandigarh: Garbage processing plant to be upgraded, recarpeting of roads to be done for Rs 74 crore

January 01, 2021 12:32 pm

Congress councilor Devinder Singh babla said in the House that in 2020, BJP just gifted people with hiked water bills, property tax and various other things that burdened people.

Chandigarh: FOSWAC opposes new garbage collection system

December 28, 2020 5:22 am

Talking about the inflated water bills, the Chairman expressed his anger Municipal Corporation and the Chandigarh Administration for imposing highly inflated water bills despite the assurance given to FOSWAC representatives.

Five days after rollout, confusion still mars UT civic body’s waste collection system

December 28, 2020 5:15 am

The vehicles used for collecting and transporting the waste are monitored by a GPS-enabled tracking system. The GPS system is constantly monitored by the monitoring cell.

Protests and confusion mar Chandigarh civic body’s waste collection on day one

December 23, 2020 8:40 am

Residents said that at a majority of places, there was no waste collection -- neither by new MC vehicles nor by the old independent garbage collectors.

Ahead of Swachh Survekshan survey, Chandigarh gets 75 new twin bin hoppers

December 15, 2020 11:42 am

The new system will take off ahead of Swachh Survekshan. A total of 392 vehicles have to be purchased till December-end.

Mayor Raj Bala Malik’s tumultuous tenure fails to yield anything for the city

December 09, 2020 12:18 pm

Malik was one of the richest councillors and a Jat leader in the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation. On her second time as the mayor, people had many expectations from her. But all they witnessed in the year was Malik raising style quotient. The Indian Express takes a look at mayor Malik’s tenure.

Coming soon: Multi-level parking at Manimajra

November 20, 2020 3:10 pm

The proposal for multi-level parking at Manimajra near Rana ki Haveli vide agenda item no. 7 was placed before the 310th F&CC meeting also and the committee made some observations.

GPS watches rented for Rs 2.2-cr a year show employee’s location in Kedarnath

October 31, 2020 10:16 am

Mired in controversy, 4,000 GPS watches were hired on a monthly rent of Rs 18.68 lakh for the field staff. They have often been in the news for the wrong reasons.

House meeting on October 29: BJP likely to put on hold three-fold water tariff hike

October 28, 2020 11:38 am

BJP councillors have reached a consensus on this, will bring table agenda; Congress is already against the hike.