MMRDA aims to complete Metro lines 2A and 7 ahead of monsoon

Sources said the target has been set with an eye on Lok Sabha and state Assembly polls later this year.

MMRDA to slash fares for hybrid buses between Dahisar and BKC

Currently, the minimum fare of hybrid buses is Rs 15 and maximum ranges from Rs 90 to Rs 110. In the new scheme, the minimum fare may be slashed to Rs 10, said sources in the MMRDA.


MMRDA seeks funds for Metro 4 extension, MbPT refuses to share cost

While the 32-km-long Metro 4 corridor is being funded by Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, the MMRDA has decided to take loans from domestic banks for its extension.

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis approves MMRDA as SPA for Mumbai University Kalina campus

The MMRDA had proposed appointment of an SPA to develop the MU campus. The campus in Kalina, spread over 220 acres with a substantial green cover, now falls in BMC’s jurisdiction

Mumbai: MMRDA plans signal-free corridor on Western Express Highway

The corridor is expected to cut down the duration of the journey to and from the airport to Dahisar by 25 to 30 minutes.

MMRDA to set up company to look into operations of all Metro corridors

With the MMRDA set to draft an overall plan for such a company, two teams of officials recently visited the Singapore and Hong Kong Metro transit authorities on a study trip.


BMC writes to urban development dept, seeks autonomy in land acquisition cases

One of the key reasons that the BMC lost the Jogeshwari plot is because the High Court had ruled that the civic body had not declared its intention for acquiring the land.

Soon, tenders to be floated for construction of Metro Bhavan

Metropolitan Commissioner R A Rajeev said: “The proposal is final and we will float tenders for construction work between November 15 and 20. It will be a green building, with eco-friendly features.”

Special court directs ACB to investigate complaint against IAS officer, 2 others

The petitioner filed a miscellaneous application before the special court naming Madan, who was the commissioner of MMRDA, Ranbir Maker and two others regarding a land reserved for a drive-in theatre in Bandra-Kurla Complex.

Mumbai: Monorail to get more rakes, 50 more trips daily

The Phase One of the monorail got back on track from September 1, after an almost nine-month layoff after a major fire grounded its operations.