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Thursday, April 09, 2020



Mumbai: MMRDA to revive decade-old funicular rail plan in Matheran

March 09, 2020 3:09 am

In 2009, the MMRDA mooted the plan of starting a funicular railway in Matheran with services between Dudhani village and Maillot Spring Point on the basis of public-private-partnership, however, the plan was dropped due to technical issues.

Stay on Metro car shed work in Aarey continues, state yet to take a call on shifting it

March 08, 2020 2:19 am

Expert panel said shifting the car shed project from Aarey colony was not viable, and pointed out that the forest area had already suffered damage.

No bidders for Mumbai Eye project, MMRDA extends tender deadline till March 20

March 08, 2020 2:16 am

Sources in the MMRDA said interested bidders’ questions regarding more land requirement and viability of commercial exploitation of the project were not answered properly by the authority in a pre-bid meeting.

Mumbai: MMRDA to rent out Monorail for weddings, birthdays to stem losses

March 03, 2020 6:06 am

Under the plan discussed by senior MMRDA officials on Monday, the authority is contemplating leasing out the Monorail in designated time slots for commercial activities.

Mumbai: Kalanagar junction likely to be snarl free by May

March 01, 2020 1:55 am

The MMRDA plan also envisages the construction of a pedestrian walkway to connect Bandra station to Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC).

More than 1 acre needed to build Mumbai Eye, bidders tells MMRDA

February 15, 2020 1:21 pm

The 13-year-old plan for build a ‘Mumbai Eye’ has been revived by the Maha Vikas Aghadi government with the MMRDA floating a global tender inviting expressions of interest for the project.

Metro 2B MMRDA-MHADA row over rehabilitation creates hurdle

February 13, 2020 2:57 am

Three MHADA societies —Ajinkyatara housing society, Shiv premises housing society and Samarpan housing society — are located in Nehru Nagar, consisting of 120 residential tenements and 56 commercial shops.

Metro-4 carshed: Farmers’ plot will be demarcated soon

February 12, 2020 2:05 am

In 2018, MMRDA had decided to construct the Metro-4 car shed in Mogarpada on government-owned land as another plot in Owale was mired in environmental clearances issues.

Mumbai Metro 5 corridor route to be changed: Eknath Shinde

February 02, 2020 4:33 pm

Shinde, along with Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, visited the MMRDA office on Friday to sign a pact with European Investment Bank for funding of Rs 4,800 crore for the Pune Metro.

MMRDA in talks with Canada pension fund to raise Rs 8,000 crore in return for 30-year ticket sales

January 17, 2020 4:04 am

According to officials, the CPPIB could pay the MMRDA, up-front, a sum of about Rs 6,000 crore to Rs 8,000 crore if the plan materialises.