Velacheri residents get filthy bin removed, begin composting waste

What does one do to bring about change? Well, two women from Seshadripuram, Velacheri, show how it is done. A garbage bin which was a sore point in the neighbourhood was removed by the civic body after two residents- Beverly Vineeth and Karpagavalli Venkatesan- took up the issue. Continue Reading

Meeting on waste management, rainwater harvesting held

K B Vijaya Kumar, Zonal Officer, Zone-8 and M Satish Kumar, Executive Engineer, Zone-7, Greater Corporation of Chennai explained in detail about how the garbage can be segregated in separate bins and can be reused as manure. The officials also informed that every block should have rainwater harvesting and surface water can be reused. Continue Reading

Velacheri assn conveys importance of rainwater harvesting among residents

In accordance to the advice of the Chennai Corporation, Tansi Nagar welfare association arranged a programme for creating awareness among the people about rainwater harvesting and garbage segregation. Continue Reading

Residents association in Chennai wins green award

Thiruveedhi Amman Koil Street Residents Association (TAKSRA), over the last two years are involved in many environment conscious initiatives and their efforts were recognised by the State Government as they bagged the Pollution Control Board’s green award recently. Continue Reading