Smart city projects worth Rs 258 crore were sanctioned last week; which are these and which areas will they impact? How are power and water supply set to change in the days to come? Catch all this and more important news from last week in our weekly Chennai buzz.
Planning permissions going online, deadline extension for property tax self declaration, voter list changes and face lift for Metro stations — catch important updates from your city in this edition of Chennai buzz!
The Kerala floods have put Tamil Nadu on edge too, but Chennai’s doing its bit for the neighbours. A quick look at that, and more news from your city, in case you’ve been too busy to follow the headlines.
As the city bids goodbye to the man responsible for renaming her Chennai, Citizen Matters Chennai pays tribute to the five time Chief Minister, firebrand leader and a connoisseur of Tamil literature who has left an indelible mark on the city through various projects that took shape under his watch.
Have you been keeping track of the latest developments in Chennai? The new expressway that will connect Bengaluru to the city? Or Corridor 4 of Chennai Metro? Here’s a quick round-up of some key headlines from your city.
Eyes On The Canal, an initiative focused on reimagining Chennai’s Buckingham Canal, has now floated an open call for ideas to raise awareness about urban climate change and propose solutions to improve the situation in and along the canal.