February 10, 2020 2:56 am
MMRDA approaches govt to hike built-up space in commercial district.
February 09, 2020 12:58 am
“To achieve the expected ridership target - about one lakh commuters daily - the time gap between two Monorail services should be cut down to two minutes. And to achieve this target, the MMRDA will add two more trains,” a senior MMRDA officer said.
January 29, 2020 2:21 am
Under the proposal, a part of the initiative to ensure last-mile connectivity, dedicated space for parking six bicycles and as many wheelchairs will be created inside each coach on Metro line 2A (connecting D N Nagar to Dahisar), and Metro-7 line (connecting Dahisar East to Andheri East).
January 15, 2020 4:51 pm
Delays in the implementation of the project and the Maharashtra government’s decision to increase the statue’s height and modify the overall design has led to the cost escalation, said sources.
January 14, 2020 2:41 am
The MbPT wanted an underground corridor for the distance that will be covered by Metro Line 11. The MMRDA had asked the MbPT to bear the construction cost for such a corridor, as it cost three times the cost of an elevated corridor.
December 22, 2019 6:35 pm
According to an MMRDA official, the civil construction work on the two Metro corridors, which commenced in 2016, is nearing completion.
July 09, 2019 4:25 am
On Monday, Fadnavis chaired a meeting where he approved the Rs 3,500-crore MMI project for all proposed Metro stations.
April 27, 2019 8:23 am
From these three lands, the MMRDA was aiming to generate a revenue of Rs 3,000 crore, which was supposed to be used in big infrastructure projects, like Metro corridors. The MMRDA has reserved a rate of Rs 3.44 lakh per sq m on built-up area.
November 06, 2018 4:12 am
Sources in the MMRDA said it could be the most cost-effective contract for rolling stock with the cost per coach as low as Rs 8 crore. The trains will have driverless technology.
August 12, 2017 1:54 am
The MMRDA had first invited bids for the 23.5 km corridor in January along with the Metro 4 corridor. However, when they were opened last week they were found to have been more than the expected cost.