The Maharashtra state government has decided to award the construction of Metro III on a contractual basis. The tenders for the underground metro connecting Seepz and Colaba will be floated in July this
On 26 February, the Maharashtra chief minister Prithviraj Chavan announced the slum transfer policy in the legislature. The policy is applicable to only pre-1995 slums, which means the slum
On 26 January Maharashtra the state chief minister Prithviraj Chavan stated that if toll collection was stopped, construction of new roads would come to halt. However, accepting that there is no
The cabinet sub-committee on infrastructure headed by chief minister Prithviraj Chavan, on 15 January, directed told the Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC) to float a
The union government sanctioned Rs 488.59 crore to Maharashtra for improving its rural road network under the Prime Minister’s Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) –II. An Empowered Committee
Veerappa Moily, who took over additional charge of the environment ministry from Jayanti Natarajan on 24 December met Maharashtra chief minister Prithviraj Chavan to discuss stuck projects in Maharashtra.
The Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation has requested the state government to announce its cluster development policy for the satellite city along with Mumbai, instead of announcing it separately. As the
Maharashtra chief minister Prithviraj Chavan on Thursday assured that personally efforts would be made to get clearance for the metro rail projects in Nagpur which is still awaiting clearance from Centre.
Prithviraj Chavan, Maharashtra chief minister, on 12 December assured state Legislative Assembly that the government will finalise its decision on the plan for cluster development scheme in Mumbai within a
Malkapur Municipal Council’s plan to develop sewage treatment gets sanction of Rs.40.91 crore funds from Centre. Malkapur is the hometown of chief minister Prithviraj Chavan. His aide and deputy
In 2009, the Maharashtra state government had amended the development control (DC) rules for Mumbai to include cluster development in the island city as well as redevelopment of cessed buildings. Cluster redevelopment is simply redeveloping an area comprising several buildings rather than
The proposed Green Field International Airport for Pune at Khed Special Economic Zone, 45 kms from Pune city, has got clearance by the state government during the meeting held between
The Navi Mumbai International Airport Project will be awarded for construction by March 31. A decision to this effect was taken in a meeting held on Wednesday in Delhi by PM Manmohan
At the meeting with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on 13 November, the Maharashtra state chief minister Prithviraj Chavan urged to declare the upcoming Mumbai Trans-Harbour Link (MTHL) a national
With all clearances and permissions for the airport are now in place to kick start work on Navi Mumbai international airport, the ‘high project cost’ can still potentially create a major hurdle in the