The MMRDA is exploring new means to generate revenue despite fresh controversy over conditions related to development of leased plots owned by it has surfaced.
After a long wait the proposed 22-km-long Mumbai Trans-Harbour Link (MTHL) between Sewri and Nhava received a boost on Tuesday with the ministry of environment and forests clearing the project proposed by MMRDA.
Within 24 hours of relaxing the norms for development of plots leased by the MMRDA in Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC) and certain other areas in Mumbai, chief minister Prithviraj Chavan has reversed the decision.
Reliance Industries (RIL) may turn out to be the biggest beneficiary of certain decisions made by the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) early this week.
Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) has relaxed the requirement of development of a plot within of four year to six years, without having to pay any penalty.
Union finance ministry has refused to approve Mumbai Trans-Harbour Link (MTHL) viability gap funding. The ministry is asking the city’s development authority to treat the sea-link as a road and also reduce the concession period to 30 years from 45.
The Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar Metro has faced many hurdles but now its route is clear. The last obstacle in land acquisition has been overcome as Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA)
Reliance Infrastructure (RInfra ), which was awarded the contract for construction, and MMRDA are at loggerheads over fulfillment of conditions needed to start the work of the elevated Metro II from Charkop to Mankhurd via Bandra. The project appears to be heading for the scrap yard even before construction can start.
The Island city Mumbai will see the first commercial trial run of India’s first monorail between Chembur and Wadala in the month of November. The monorail will be opened to public early next year.
Approval to bid documents for the much-hyped Sewri-Nhava Mumbai Trans Harbour Link (MTHL) is getting delayed with the differences between the Centre and Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) over technical points.
The Chembur-Wadala monorail is scheduled to start test runs in November, although the project will not be ready for public by January as promised by the development authority. The line has been under construction for four years now. Rahul Asthana, metropolitan commissioner, MMRDA said, work on the stations is lagging behind schedule but the corridor is about to complete.
The Union finance ministry’s Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) is slated to meet the officials from the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) this week to approve the crucial Viability Gap Funding (VGF) and bid documents for the much-delayed Sewri-Nhava Mumbai Trans Harbour Link (MTHL).
The Metro II project connecting Charkop and Mankhurd will soon start moving as the MMRDA has identified a huge tract of land at Malwani near Malad for a rake depot. The development of the project was stuck due to environmental restrictions.
The MMRDA has warned Reliance Infrastructure, the developer of the phase-II of Metro route—Charkop-Bandra-Mankhurd, that it would initiate action if the latter failed to start work at the earliest. Citizens living in the western suburbs have already opposed the plan to have an elevated route for Metro II and want it to be made underground. The project remained grounded for almost three y...
The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) has invited tenders from private contractors to build a 580-m six-lane flyover for a smooth flow of traffic and signal-free drive on the congested Kherwadi junction on Western Express Highway.