Being in close proximity to the Kodambakkam railway station, it may be noted that the Y-shaped facility has until now been a cause of concern to many.
“For 50 years these ponds were unused. We could have saved so much water. With every household now using borewells, it is time we took drastic measures to recharge ground water as well. We need to find many such waterbodies that are on the brink of encroachment and bring them back to life,” he said. Continue Reading
Suresh said due to people not being able to afford the amount, as most families in the area run on a monthly salary, they simply had to let sewage into SWDs which in turn pollutes Ambattur lake.
In addition to MGR flyover in Porur and overbridge at Manapakkam, this overpass will be the third major bridge that will be constructed in this area to reduce traffic chaos. Continue Reading
While the work on the nullah on the northern side of Ambattur Estate Road is complete, that on the southern side is far from over. So, the outflow of water is very negligible relative to the inflow when it rains. This makes the stormwater stagnate on the northern side, near the Anna Nagar West Extension area. Continue Reading
Tamilnadu government is fully prepared to face the upcoming northeast monsoon rains, said Municipal Administration, Rural Development and Special Programme Implementation Minister S P Velumani. Continue Reading
The park will be named RK Nagar Poonga, and will be thrown open to public by the first week of September. Continue Reading
Being one of the busiest stretches in the area, the flow of vehicles here is high. Senior citzens find it difficult to cross the road since the signals always remain turned off. Continue Reading
In the recent downpour, sewage drains present at Medavakkam Main Road overflowed and the sewage mixed with surplus rainwater that flowed into Madipakkam Lake. Continue Reading
He points out that the road from RBI quarters to Nehru Street is particularly narrow and the presence of food outlets here, adds to the problem. Continue Reading