Plastic ban ineffectively implemented in Chennai suburb

Although the State government’s ban on single-use plastic, came into force on 1 January, its impact is yet to be seen in Chrompet and surrounding areas, as a large number of businesses are still seemingly hesitant to look for alternatives. Continue Reading

Residents of Chrompet seek Municipality’s attention

For residents of Sai Ganesh Apartments in First Main Road, Chrompet, civic problems are just a way of life. Right from litter thrown at random places, to living in surroundings plagued with rodents and other pests, their issues are one too many. Continue Reading

Restoration of Puzhuthivakkam lake to be completed by Feb: Officials

Puzhuthivakkam lake’s restoration will be complete within a month’s time and the waterbody will get better amenities than that of Karthikeyapuram lake, state Greater Chennai Corporation (GCC)’s Smart City Department officials. Continue Reading

Poor road conditions in Chennai suburb worry residents

If you are into dirt bike racing, Gandhi Street in Keelkattalai is the best place to sharpen your riding skills. No kidding! This street, even after more than a week since rains halted, is still filled with water that encompass potholes the size of craters throughout the stretch. Continue Reading

CMRL commissions solar panels at 3 places in Chennai

In a move that will make Chennai Metro Rail Ltd’s (CMRL) stations even more productive, the department today commissioned roof-top solar panels at three new places – Alandur, St Thomas Mount stations and CMRL Depot at Koyambedu. Continue Reading

South Chennai District Registrar Office shifted to Guindy

In a move that will bring people from across southern Chennai to the neighbourhood, South Chennai District Registrar Office comprising South Chennai Joint I and II Sub-Registrar offices besides Alandur and Virugambakkam Sub-Registrar offices have been shifted and have started functioning at SIDCO Electronics Complex at Thiru Vi Ka Industrial Estate, Guindy. Continue Reading