User: meerak Topic: all-bengaluru
Category: Bengaluru planning
Last updated: Dec 05 2019 13:33 IST RSS 2.0
 
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BBMP asks engineers to follow nine-step methodology for filling potholes 30.10.2019 Citizen Matters
BBMP Special Commissioner Randeep Dev says that engineers have been asked to strictly comply with the methodology for filling potholes. They also have to submit geo-tagged photos of potholes before and after repairs
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Why pedestrians prefer risking lives over using skywalks in Bengaluru 28.10.2019 Citizen Matters
With long flights of stairs, dysfunctional lifts, and even criminals lurking around, skywalks in Bengaluru have few users. These multi-crore projects are justified only if safety and convenience of users is taken seriously
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Bengaluru Buzz: Over 800 ‘NimBus’es on priority lane | 60% Kannada mandated on display boards | Can’t cover drains, says BBMP..and more 26.10.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Priority lane buses get brand name and logo, establishments to ensure 60 percent Kannada in display boards, heavy rains lash south and west Bengaluru - read more on what else happened in the city over the past week
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Why BBMP must rethink its plan for ward delimitation 25.10.2019 Citizen Matters
BBMP is planning to redraw ward boundaries, to ensure equitable funding and service delivery across wards. But why are residents in outer areas protesting the plan then?
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Govt response after #MahadevapuraDemands protest: Nothing new, residents say 24.10.2019 Citizen Matters
The #MahadevapuraDemands protest against elected representatives last Friday seems to have had some positive impact. But residents of the constituency are not yet ready to celebrate.
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Averting Day Zero: How Bengaluru should manage its water 23.10.2019 Citizen Matters
A slew of regulations are needed to arrest Bengaluru's worsening water scarcity. These include change in water pricing, integrated management of various water resources, and so on
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Bengaluru Buzz: New C&D waste processing unit | Company buses denied entry to bus lane | Ola launches self-drive cars 20.10.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
BBMP to set up a new waste processing plant, company transport buses denied entry into BMTC priority lane, Ola launches self-drive cars - read more what else happened in the city over the past week, in our roundup
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Should Bengaluru have advertisement hoardings? 18.10.2019 Citizen Matters
While BBMP Council wants to ban advertisement hoardings in the city, the state government has come up with its own Rules to allow hoardings. Whose decision should prevail, and why?
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BBMP’s flawed delimitation plan: Why Mahadevapura residents are demanding a separate municipality 18.10.2019 Citizen Matters
This week, Mahadevapura residents submitted their objection to the state's Chief Secretary on BBMP's ward delimitation proposal. Here is our detailed analysis on why BBMP's proposal is flawed, and why it's rattling Mahadevapura residents
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Mahadevapura citizens to protest Friday against “filth, traffic jams and pollution”, demand MP, MLA, corporators resign 17.10.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Fed up with crumbling infrastructure in their constituency, residents of Mahadevapura are holding a protest tomorrow at Marathahalli. They are demanding the resignation of all their elected representatives, including MLA Aravind Limbavali and MP P C Mohan
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Illegal garbage disposal: Bengaluru’s SWM Marshals to go digital in levying fines 16.10.2019 Citizen Matters
Since last month, BBMP's SWM Marshals have been issuing steep fines to those who don't segregate garbage, litter streets etc. The Marshals will soon get handheld devices for better enforcement
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All you need to know about Bengaluru’s new Bus Priority Lane plan for ORR 15.10.2019 Citizen Matters
Test runs of the priority bus lane project has already started in the Silk Board-KR Puram stretch of ORR. Here is how authorities are planning to implement the project and resolve problems
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Bengaluru Buzz: Hundreds of homes flooded | Trial run of ORR bus lane from Oct 20 | BBMP repeats promise on tree census 13.10.2019 Citizen Matters
About 500 homes in north Bengaluru were flooded last week after Doddabidarakallu lake was breached by heavy rains. Read more on news from the city last week, in our weekly roundup
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Bengaluru Buzz: Zonal committees in BBMP? | Safety audits in schools | Unseasonal rains batter roads..and more 6.10.2019 Citizen Matters
State government plans to set up 'zonal committees' for further decentralisation of BBMP. The committees will include citizens and senior officials, and will decide on zonal works. Read more on what else happened in Bengaluru over the past week, in our roundup
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Bengaluru’s potholes cost lives and money, but here’s how you can hold BBMP accountable 4.10.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
In 2016, we had estimated that a pothole in Bengaluru costs Rs 1185 per day. Now, contractors and engineers can be held accountable for potholes, and you can ensure this happens
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Bengaluru: BJP candidate M Goutham Kumar elected mayor 1.10.2019 Scroll.in
The BJP corporator, who represents the Jogupalya ward, won 129 votes in the 257-member electoral college.
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“Bus lanes welcome, but govt must plan effectively to ensure they don’t fail” 1.10.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Bengaluru Bus Prayanikara Vedike (BBPV) welcomes the government decision to introduce dedicated bus lanes in Bengaluru. Authorities should study BRTS in other cities and also hold public consultations before implementing the project, the group says
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What Bengaluru’s new Mayor can build on: A summary of Gangambike Mallikarjun’s work 1.10.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
As Bengaluru elects its new Mayor today, here is a look at what the outgoing Mayor Gangambike Mallikarjun accomplished in her tenure, and what she advocated for
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Many problems, one humble solution, yet Indian cities continue to ignore that 1.10.2019 Citizen Matters
Lessons learnt globally point to the many benefits of cycling -- whether in terms of health, reduced congestion or even greater equality. Yet, whether in Kolkata, Bangalore or Pune, a sustained thrust to promote cycling in our cities is clearly missing.
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All you need to know about Bengaluru’s Adopt-a-Street initiative 30.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Under BBMP's new 'Adopt-a-Street' initiative, citizen groups and corporates can formally adopt and maintain streets. But will the programme sustain, or will it fizzle out like BBMP's previous adoption programmes?
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