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Bellandur cleaning possible only after 2020, NGT told 9.9.2017 TOI: Cities
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Fix problems at Lingadheeranahalli waste processing unit, BBMP told 27.6.2016 deccanherald.com
Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) has set a deadline of six months for the Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) to set things right at its Lingadheeranahalli waste processing unit or face music. During the hearing of a batch of complaints against the waste processing units on Monday, the KSPCB chairperson Lakshman directed the BBMP to ensure setting up of an effluent treatment plant (ETP). If that was not possible, then the plant managers must store the leachate and transport it to the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Boards ETP. He directed the BBMP that the ETP should come up in six months time or else the KSPCB will be compelled to initiate stringent action. He also instructed the civic agency to ensure transportation of the Refuse-Derived Fuel (RDF) to cement factories. Later speaking to reporters, Lakshman said that he had inspected the plant four days ago and found violations galore. "The leachate is getting mixed with the Sompura lake water. We have collected the borewell water ...
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BWSSB, BDA score low in financial management; BMTC fares notch better 24.6.2016 TOI: Bangalore Times
As far as financial management is concerned, Bengaluru's civic agencies are not up to the mark.
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5 charts show how your money is being squandered away by Bengaluru's civic agencies - The News Minute 23.6.2016 Google News
5 charts show how your money is being squandered away by Bengaluru's civic agencies The News Minute An analysis by Janaagraha by measuring the quality of financial management at Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation, Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board and Bangalore Development Authority shows that Bengaluru's civic agencies ...
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A one-touch solution for all civic problems 19.6.2016 newindianexpress.com
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Integrated app to help you lodge civic complaints 18.6.2016 deccanherald.com
The Bangalore Political Action Committee (BPAC) has come out with a mobile phone application called 'Spotter' for Bengalurians to lodge civic complaints. The app integrates the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) and Bescom. Complaints lodged on 'Spotter' will automatically reach the department concerned and thence to the engineer concerned. The app is currently available for Android and can be downloaded from Google Play. Efforts are afoot to make it available for iPhones and Windows phones. The Geographical Information System-based application has different categories to lodge complaints such as garbage, health, construction, potholes, drainage, footpath, animal control, water supply and electricity. People can upload their civic problems along with pictures, which will reach the designated officer in any of the three government agencies. The managing trustee of BPAC, Revathy Ashok, told reporters, "The GIS will show the location from where ...
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People's problems 12.6.2016 deccanherald.com
Letters of grievances are pouring in and we are doing our best to accommodate as many as possible. Readers may write in to highlight civic problems affecting their locality and we will help address them in an interactive and effective manner. Grievances and issues related to public utility agencies such as Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB), Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) and Bangalore Electricity Supply Company Limited (Bescom) would be highlighted in the weekly column. The writeups, which could be accompanied by photographs highlighting the problems, will be published on Mondays. Mail your grievances to: peoplesproblems @deccanherald.co.in Construct bus shelter on Ballari Road There were two bus shelters on the very bus Ballari Road - one opposite the Esteem Mall and other next to it. The first one was removed around six months ago as a result of which commuters have to run to board buses. Since there are no buildings or any ...
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People's problems- Trees obstruct pedestrian movement 5.6.2016 deccanherald.com
Letters of grievances are pouring in and we are doing our best to accommodate as many as possible. Readers may write in to highlight civic problems affecting their locality and we will help address them in an interactive and effective manner. Grievances and issues related to public utility agencies such as Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB), Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) and Bangalore Electricity Supply Company Limited (Bescom) would be highlighted in the weekly column. The writeups, which could be accompanied by photographs highlighting the problems, will be published on Mondays. Mail your grievances to: peoplesproblems @deccanherald.co.in Trees obstruct pedestrian movement To provide greenery and shade all around, planting of trees in front of houses without obstruction is laudable and also supported by the government. However, on Hebbal Kempapura Main road, next to Domino's Pizza, trees have been planted on the footpath, ...
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Minister asks civic agencies to work in tandem 21.5.2016 deccanherald.com
Bengaluru Development Minister K J George on Saturday instructed government agencies to work in tandem and follow deadlines while executing civic projects. Speaking at a review meeting with officials from Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike ( BBMP), Bangalore Development Authority ( BDA), Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board ( BWSSB) and other agencies, the minister said that projects should be completed on time. He warned of action against officials found responsible for causing delay in completing projects. Mayor B N Manjunath Reddy, Karnataka Government Chief Secretary Arvind Jadhav, Additional Chief Secretary Mahendra Jain (Urban Development), BDA Commissioner T Sham Bhat and others attended the meeting. Action plan sought Followed by the meeting, Mayor inspected Sirsi Circle flyover on Mysuru Road. He directed engineers concerned to prepare an action plan for widening the flyover and building a link road connecting flyover with Victoria hospital, directly. Speaking to reporters, the mayor said ...
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Doomed to repeat past mistakes? Bengaluru Vision Group runs into trouble over absentees 11.5.2016 FirstPost: India

The Bengaluru Vision Group (BVG) also called the Bengaluru Blue Print Action Group (BBPAG), set up by the Karnataka government has already run into trouble with activists questioning its formation with notable absentees.

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Facing flak, govt. includes mayor in Vision Group 11.5.2016 Hindu: News
Activists had flayed the exclusion of the mayor, civic agency representatives
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People's problems 1.5.2016 deccanherald.com
Need a hand? Write to us Letters of grievances are pouring in and we are doing our best to accommodate as many as possible. Readers may write in to highlight civic problems affecting their locality and we will help address them in an interactive and effective manner. Grievances and issues related to public utility agencies such as Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB), Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) and Bangalore Electricity Supply Company Limited (Bescom) would be highlighted in the weekly column. The writeups, which could be accompanied by photographs highlighting the problems, will be published on Mondays. Mail your grievances to: peoplesproblems@deccanherald.co.in Clear concrete slabs The concrete slabs covering the drain were replaced with new slabs more than two years ago on 2nd Cross, Nanjarasappa Layout, Nagarbhavi Road. The old slabs have been piled up on either side of a narrow road and have still not been cleared. ...
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City may have to pay for Mekedatu water - Bangalore Mirror 29.4.2016 Google News
City may have to pay for Mekedatu water Bangalore Mirror Bengalureans may soon need to cough up more to access 24X7 Cauvery water. The controversial, yet ambitious reservoir project across Cauvery at Mekedatu along the border between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, is estimated to cost the irrigation ...
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People's problems 24.4.2016 deccanherald.com
Need a hand? Write to us Letters of grievances are pouring in and we are doing our best to accommodate as many as possible. Readers may write in to highlight civic problems affecting their locality and we will help address them in an interactive and effective manner. Grievances and issues related to public utility agencies such as Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB), Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) and Bangalore Electricity Supply Company Limited (Bescom) would be highlighted in the weekly column. The writeups, which could be accompanied by photographs highlighting the problems, will be published on Mondays. Mail your grievances to: peoplesproblems @deccanherald.co.in Skywalk required A busy ring road connects Nagarbhavi Circle and Nayandhalli signal. There are layouts on either side of the ring road. People living in ITI Layout often need to cross the ring road to catch buses or to go to Chandra Layout. Students also need to ...
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BWSSB to Make Waste Water Potable? 22.4.2016 newindianexpress.com
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Rs 33 crore gone down 'no drain' - Bangalore Mirror 18.4.2016 Google News
Rs 33 crore gone down 'no drain' Bangalore Mirror The residents' welfare association (RWA) has been requesting Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) for UGD and Cauvery water supply for seven years now, and personal meetings were also held with various civic bodies, but in ...
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Where civic officials turn blind eye, traffic police to the rescue - Bangalore Mirror 7.4.2016 Google News
Where civic officials turn blind eye, traffic police to the rescue Bangalore Mirror Frustrated by the sheer apathy displayed by Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) officials and their Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) counterparts, two uniformed policemen - including an inspector - attached to the ...
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Power struggle: BSNL vs. BBMP 2.4.2016 Hindu: News
BSNL complains that up to 10 of its optical fibre cables are being cut daily
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Sanitation, water supply, and not roads, high on people’s agenda 2.3.2016 Hindu: Home
Bus connectivity seems to be the bigger concern than roads and potholes in Bengaluru, finds survey
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₹10000 cr for water supply to Karnataka villages - Hindu Business Line 11.2.2016 Google News
₹10000 cr for water supply to Karnataka villages Hindu Business Line Karnataka will set aside ₹10,000 crore a year for providing potable water in all villages in the next three years, Minister for Bangalore Development KJ George told a water conference organised by the CII on Thursday. He pointed out that with a ...
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