Chennai corporation takes steps to maintain Iyyappa Nagar Lake

To stop people from dumping garbage on the bunds of Iyyappa Nagar lake, the Greater Chennai Corporation (GCC) has put up notice boards stating that disposal of garbage along the periphery of the lake is prohibited. Continue Reading

Chennai Corpn makes use of yard at Porur to segregate waste

The workers here collect the garbage and then classify them based on their decomposing nature. They then grind the bio-degradable waste, convert it into manure and supply it back to the residents. This in turn can be used for growing plants. 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

Nanganallur residents angry over encroachments along pathways

Residents across the neighbourhoood are unhappy over the inactivity of Greater Chennai Corporation and police department over rampant encroachment on the sidewalks and pavements, leaving no place for the pedestrians to walk. Continue Reading