Coastal road final alignment plan delayed by three months

As the BMC starts work on changing the alignment, the technical consultants have been asked to consider an alternative to the undersea tunnel from Kandivli to Ritambhara College in Juhu, an alteration that would also involve a significant reduction in costs.

Govt forms new panel, fresh hope for 117 stalled CRZ projects

As per official data, 117 project proposals, including sea-front residences, are waiting to be assessed for a CRZ clearance by the Maharashtra Coastal Zone Management Authority (MCZMA).


North arm of Kherwadi flyover opened, CM lays foundation for BKC-EEH road link

The proposal has gone to the Maharashtra Coastal Zone Management Authority (MCZMA) for a clearance.

South Mumbai’s seafront areas may open to builders

The Supreme Court Wednesday dismissed a petition by the Maharashtra Coastal Zone Management Authority or the MCZMA, challenging a Bombay High Court order that upheld the redefinition of Mahim shore as a bay, thus potentially opening up prospects for builders to construct high-rises along a few seafront areas in South Mumbai. For areas defined as “bays”, […]

No more changes in Worli-Sewri elevated road project, MMRDA tells coastal authority

Right of way refers to availability and ownership of land along the entire stretch of the project.

MCZMA to CIDCO: Remove debris from creeklet, protect mangroves

A National Green Tribunal (NGT)-ordered site visit by the MCZMA officials in March this year revealed CRZ violations in CIDCO areas.


Coastal authority seeks report from JNPT

JNPT claims all construction and activity undertaken by it is done only after receiving the necessary environmental clearance.

'Future population of Mumbai will need better transportation'

R A Rajeev,principal secretary,environment department,talks about environmental concerns,proper planning of infrastructure development and the need to look out for ‘larger public good’ in mega projects

Local Lens: Encroachment woes

A resident of Dahisar has filed a complaint with the Maharashtra Coastal Zone Management Authority (MCZMA) regarding illegal encroachment of Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) land on June 26

Coastal body nod to eastern water transport project

The Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation’s ambitious project of a water transport system on the city’s eastern coast has got the green nod from the state government.