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After citizens' objections, BMC stays proposal that will hit 2,370 trees

Mumbai, April 6 -- The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has put on hold 14 proposals to cut and transplant 2,370 trees across the city following citizens' objection. The garden department of B... Read More


CSMT FOB collapse: Engineers didn't study audit report

Mumbai, April 5 -- Engineers responsible for the upkeep of the Himalaya bridge near Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) "did not carefully study" the audit report submitted by the Professor DD... Read More


CSMT FOB collapse: BMC engineers didn't study audit report carefully, says bridge dept head

India, April 5 -- Engineers responsible for the upkeep of the Himalaya bridge near Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) "did not carefully study" the audit report submitted by the Professor DD ... Read More


Mumbai could lose 2,370 trees to infrastructure projects

Mumbai, April 4 -- The city may lose 2,370 trees for various development projects, as the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) starts the process to clear 14 pending proposals. These proposals we... Read More


Work on bridges is likely to be delayed

Mumbai, March 29 -- With more than 60 engineers from the bridges department on election duty, the repair of foot overbridges (FOBs) and subways across the city may get hit, according to civic official... Read More


Citizens' victory: BMC won't cut 137 trees

India, March 29 -- The civic body's gardens department has sent back a proposal to cut and transplant 137 trees along the Andheri-Kurla road and a service road next to the road after citizens objected... Read More


Work on bridges is likely to be delayed

India, March 29 -- With more than 60 engineers from the bridges department on election duty, the repair of foot overbridges (FOBs) and subways across the city may get hit, according to civic officials... Read More


No BMC nod for proposal to repair 16 FOBs, subways

Mumbai, March 28 -- The Shiv Sena-led standing committee of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Wednesday refused to pass the proposal to repair 16 bridges, foot over bridges (FOBs) and su... Read More


BMC proposes new parking lots under gardens, grounds

Mumbai, March 26 -- The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has proposed to construct underground parking lots on open plots reserved for gardens and recreational grounds in the Development Plan ... Read More


Err! Civic body to repair 16 bridges based on Prof Desai firm's report

Mumbai, March 26 -- In the wake of the March 14 Himalaya bridge collapse, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) plans to carry out minor repairs of 16 bridges and subways. While it may seem lik... Read More