Greater Chennai Corporation gives makeover to wells across the city

“The well that was recently deepened and desilted in Ayyappa Nagar near the Sannadhi Street has been given the design of Akshaya Paathiram, meaning, that this well will always have water in it. These designs are painted by painters who paint idols and walls in temple. We have used high quality materials to construct and paint these structures.” Continue Reading

Chennaiites want Tasmac outlet on Medavakkam Main Road to be shifted

Residents of Ganesh Nagar and commuters are irked by the Tasmac situated on the Medavakkam Main Road, as it disturbs the vehicular flow in the road and safety in the surrounding localities. Continue Reading

Residents of Jain Nagar, Chennai, receive contaminated water

Just a few days after submitting petitions to the Municipality office, regarding supply of water in the locality, Jain Nagar residents received supply. But much to their dismay, it was a mix of ground water and sewage. Continue Reading

Group of parents in Chennai builds skating academy with synthetic rink

The Falcon Speed Skating Academy in Ponniyamman Kovil Street, Madipakkam, has a synthetic rink, just like the one in Nehru Indoor Stadium. Those who trained here have won 18 gold medals in various competitions within three months of its inauguration. Continue Reading

Chennaiites want Moovarasampet lake rejuvenated

Residents of Moovarasampet want the bunds of the lake strengthened and fenced before the monsoon starts. They also opined that it would be a great help, if the Corporation cleans the surrounding area, repair the gate of the lake and reconstruct the walls around it, as people pollute it and use it as a place for anti-social activities. Continue Reading

Chennaiites collect, store metro water in barrels placed outside their houses

A walk through the streets of Bharathipuram, Chennai, will ensure that one’s attention is moved to the huge blue barrels placed outside the homes here. These large containers are apparently used to collect and save Metro water that is supplied once in ten days to this locality. Continue Reading