User: pradeepbv Topic: bbmpelections
Category: Bengaluru civic
Last updated: Dec 13 2018 13:25 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 5,032    
Why ward committees are ineffective in Bengaluru: BBMP councillors’ “Maharaja Complex”! 7.11.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Only about half of Bengaluru wards hold ward committee meetings. And even these meetings are often ineffective as councillors make unilateral decisions, don't share information, and schedule meetings erratically
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru Buzz: Restored lakes remain dry | Engineers warned to fill potholes by Nov 10 | Plea to redraft SWM bylaws..and more 4.11.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Many lakes restored by BBMP remain in poor condition, engineers and contractors warned of action if they don't fill potholes by November 10, volunteer group requests BBMP to redraft SWM bylaws - read more on what made headlines in Bengaluru over the past week, in our roundup
Also found in: [+]
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.
Also found in: [+]
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
Also found in: [+]
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
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru Buzz: BBMP to restore 630 km of roads | Action against water bill defaulters | PlasticBeku for BIAL roads 29.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
After continued protests from Bengalureans, the BBMP has drawn up an action plan to restore 630 km of roads that had been dug up to lay pipelines. Read more on what else happened in the city over the past week, in our roundup
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru’s new ‘citizens’ party’ offers hope, but can it win BBMP elections? 26.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Last Sunday, a group of active citizens launched the Bengaluru NavaNirmana Party (BNP), aiming to improve the city's governance. The party offers hope, yet faces several hurdles to electoral success
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru Buzz: BBMP’s new plan to restore dug roads | Traffic fines may be reduced | Ultimatum to restaurants on plastic use 15.9.2019 Citizen Matters
BBMP will mandate agencies that dig up roads, to pay a security deposit that covers 100 percent of the road restoration cost. Also from now, BBMP - not the agencies - will restore the dug roads. Read more on this, and other news from the city over the past week, in our roundup
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru Buzz: BBMP stops counting potholes | Traffic cops round-the-clock at CBD | Tree park near Turahalli forest 8.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
As the amended Motor Vehicles Act comes into effect, the city police is gearing up for better enforcement, especially in the CBD area. Read more on what else happened in the city over the past week, in our roundup
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru, We Have A Problem: Artist Turns Astronaut To Reach Civic Body 2.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Rocky terrain, a man in a space suit and the "moonwalk" - no, this is not the description of a mission to the Earth's nearest celestial neighbour but of a street in Bengauluru where an artist...
Also found in: [+]
Faulty streetlights in your neighbourhood? Here’s how to do a ‘streetlight survey’ and get BBMP to act 25.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Recently, the residents of Vasanth Nagar surveyed all 439 streetlights in their neighbourhood, and identified faulty lights. Once they presented their data, BBMP was forced to start repair works. Here's how you too can do a streetlight survey, and get BBMP to act
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru Buzz: Flood alert in city | RWAs to prevent idol immersion in lakes | Toilets near Metro stations 11.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Flood warning issued in 80 localities in Bengaluru, RWA members asked to guard lakes during Ganesha Chaturthi, lack of state ministers delay Metro land acquisition - catch up on news from the city last week
Also found in: [+]
JD(S) MLAs Pledge To Donate One Month Salary For Flood-Hit Karnataka 9.8.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Janata Dal (Secular) will donate one month salary for relief works in flood-affected north Karnataka.
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru Mayor Wraps BS Yediyurappa's Gift In Plastic, Asked To Pay Up 4.8.2019 NDTV News - Cities
Bengaluru Mayor Gangambike Mallikarjun had to cough up Rs 500 after she was clicked presenting a gift wrapped in plastic to Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa.
Also found in: [+]
Ten steps to make your ward committee meetings effective 26.7.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
At ward committee meetings, you can highlight problems in your locality, hold authorities accountable, and plan local development. But how do you get started? Here is a step-by-step guide
Also found in: [+]
Did your ward councillor win CfB’s Corporator No 1 Awards? 16.7.2019 Citizen Matters
This Sunday, citizens presented the 'Corporator No 1 Awards' to 51 BBMP councillors who had organised the most number of ward committee meetings. Read on to see if your corporator made it to the list
Also found in: [+]
Plan local development, highlight civic issues at your ward committee meeting 11.7.2019 Citizen Matters
At ward committee meetings, you can discuss any local issue - from potholes to your ward's annual budget. Know more about how you can make a difference in your locality by taking part in these meetings
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru Buzz: Fine on garbage rule violators? | Plans to identify school dropouts | Varsity focus on green education…and more 6.7.2019 Citizen Matters
What's likely to come up in the state-level SWM Policy being prepared by the Urban Development Department? How can we ascertain the level of school dropouts in the city more accurately? What do street vendors want from the BBMP? This and more in our weekly news round-up
Also found in: [+]
Rate your ward councillor for CfB’s ‘Corporator No 1 Awards’ 30.6.2019 Citizen Matters
Citizens for Bengaluru will award the city's best corporators in a ceremony on July 14th. The awardees will be selected based on citizens' rating through an online survey form
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru Buzz: BBMP ward delimitation soon | No decision yet on garbage contractors | High Court action on noise pollution 29.6.2019 Citizen Matters
Delimitation of BBMP wards before the council polls next year, High Court directs state government to give details on noise pollution control, no consensus in BBMP about having separate contractors for wet and dry waste collection - here is a roundup of news in Bengaluru this week
Also found in: [+]
1 to 20 of 5,032