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PMC ignoring violations of High Court order on illegal advts, claims civic activist

The Bombay High Court had issued an order on January 31, 2017, on a PIL regarding illegal skysigns.

Pune corporators want dedicated location on PMC building’s lawn to hold demonstrations

The civic administration had proposed to not allow anyone in the civic building without permission, citing that free access was leading to “unnecessary problems in the smooth functioning” of the PMC office.

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Pune civic body shares Swachh Survey questions with residents, also gives them the answers

This year, for the first time, the Union government will seek direct feedback from residents.

Pune: Ink new agreement or pay double for drawing water from Khadakwasla dam, civic body told

In a communication to the PMC, the state water resource department said the time limit of the previous agreement on use of water by the civic body from the dam had lapsed on August 31.

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: PMC's ODF plan goes off track along railway lines

While the PMC is vying for ODF++ (Open Defecation Free) ratings from the Centre as part of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, claiming it has progressed two notches up in achieving ODF drive targets, the picture is starkly different along railway tracks passing through its jurisdiction.

Pune civic body to appoint trust to run its Rs 622-crore medical college

The civic standing committee on Monday approved the civic administration’s proposal to set up a trust to run the proposed civic medical college and incur total expenditure of Rs 622 crore for seven years to start the college.

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Pune Municipal Corporation sets up online portal for mandals to seek permissions for Ganesh festival

Some thousand Ganesh pandals are erected every year during the festival in the city. The city witnesses a lot of tourists during the festival to watch the decorations and processions by Ganesh mandals.

Low male participation in family planning: Pune Municipal Corporation offers reward to undergo vasectomy

According to a recent UN report, India is projected to overtake China as the world's most populous country around 2027. The largest increase in population between 2019 and 2050 is estimated to take place in India, Nigeria, Pakistan, Ethiopia, Indonesia, Egypt and USA.

PMC to recommend works for which corporators can draw development funds

The move comes even as corporators have been spending ward development funds to purchase garbage bins, benches and cloth bags which they distribute in their respective wards.

PMC launches Jalyukt Shivar scheme to raise groundwater level in city

PMC Chief Engineer V G Kulkarni said the civic body will develop a groundwater park in the available amenity spaces in the city so as to guide residents on the implementation of various models of rainwater harvesting.

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Pune councillors' unique protest over 'leaky' new office

Councillors from the Pune Municipal Corporation held a pretty unique protest against what they said were leaks in the new building built for the civic body.

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