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Pune fails the cleanliness test this year, drops by 27 ranks in Swachh survey

Last year’s winner, Indore, has retained its top rank in the survey, while Ambikapur in Chhattisgarh and Mysuru have been ranked second and third respectively.

Solid waste management by-laws: Pune MC objects to fines proposed by govt, wants to fix penalty

The Pune Municipal Corporation has urged the state government to allow it to decide the penalty for violation of solid waste management by-laws in areas under its jurisdiction.


Clean energy start-up drags PMC to NGT over ‘huge losses’

In March 2015, the PMC signed an agreement with NEX to implement the project and allotted land measuring 1,494 sq m on Sus Road in Baner for segregating and crushing organic food waste into a slurry.

PMC, PSCDCL both want the same thing: To carry out tender process for advts in civic jurisdiction

PSCDCL has promised to ensure a revenue of Rs 70 crore for the PMC and Rs 20 crore for the PMPML from the advertising permissions, while the PMC has said it could generate more than Rs 100 crore from it.

Hygienic but not hassle-free: Locals complain of ‘glitches’ at PMC e-toilets

Initially, the PMC had plans to install 17 e-toilets, of which 11 are currently functioning. The civic body plans to install four more sets of e-toilets.

In Pune: Spit, pay Rs 150, then clean up; civic drive nets 270 offenders

Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) spread across 16 major squares in the city as part of a drive to stop spitting in public places.


Railways ignored Pune Municipal Corporation reminders against illegal hoardings

“The latest communication was sent just last month. The PMC had pointed out that the hoardings will have to be pulled down as per the directions of the Bombay High Court (for all illegal hoardings),” he said.

Pune: Maharashtra Metro seeks PMC nod for double-storey flyover on Nagar Road

In a communication to the civic body, the MahaMetro has said that it has already appointed an agency to start constructing the elevated Metro rail route from Shivajinagar to Ramwadi.

Facing decreasing revenues, Pune Municipal Corporation reluctant to extend property tax discount for plantation drives

The state government has allowed its various departments to spend 0.5 per cent of their total budget to implement the e-governance programme to digitise their operations and on the same lines, they are now allowed to spend 0.5 per cent of the budget to implement the tree plantation programme.

Environment report has bad news for Pune: In six years, greenhouse gas emissions increase by 29 per cent

The city generates 2,100 tonnes of solid waste every day, of which 1,078 tonnes is processed, and there are plans to set up seven plants to process the remaining amount.

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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.