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  • Mumbai: MMRDA to soon float tenders for Metro 6 and 9 corridors

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Metropolitan and Regional Development Authority (MMRDA) is all set to float tenders for metro six and metro nine corridors in June, which would help in enhancing east-west connectivity. The metro 6 corridor will connect Swami Samarth Nagar- Jogeshwari Vikhroli Link Road to SEEPZ. The corridor will be akin to the one that connects…

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    Mumbai: MMRDA studies possible development in Bhiwandi Surrounding Notified Area

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Development Authority (MMRDA) has conducted a study to find out possible development options and planned several infrastructure developments in Bhiwandi Surrounding Notified Area (BSNA) and also its nearby villages. On March 17, 2007, the MMRDA was appointed as the ‘Special Planning Authority’ (SPA) under Sub Section (1) of Section 40…

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  • Maharashtra, RERA, MahaRERA, RERA Act, RERA chief, Gautam Chatterjee, RERA chief interview, Gautam chatterjee interview, housing in mumbai

    Maharashtra: Our aim is to ensure real estate projects end within the given time, says RERA Chief

    The Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act completes a year on May 1, 2018. Under this Act, government of Maharashtra established Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA), dated March 8, 2017, for regulation and promotion of real estate sector in Maharashtra. The act has brought relief to thousands of home-buyers and it has helped register more than…

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    Mumbai: MMRDA waits for new Coastal Zone Management Plan

    Mumbai: The total measurement of salt pan land available for development will be known once the new Coastal Zone Management Plan (CZMP) is prepared. The plan will be based on the rules listed under Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) 2011. Once the plan is submitted by the government, Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) will prepare…

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  • Mumbai: MMRDA to roll out one card for all transport modes by December

    Mumbai: Commuters will soon be able to use a ‘common mobility card’ — possibly by December 2018 — which would connect all modes of transport in the city. In fact, the MMRDA is in the process of processing requests for appointment of a bank for the purpose managing the card and the financial transactions. A…

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  • Thane, TMC, Inland Water Transport, IWT, Vasai, Kalyan, Bhiwandi, water transport

    Thane plans ambitious inland water transport project to connect with Kalyan, Vasai and Bhiwandi

    Mumbai: The Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) has planned for an ambitious Inland Water Transport (IWT) project which would help connect Thane to Vasai, Kalyan and Bhiwandi. This would help provide easy connectivity to these areas and also cut the travel time. The project is set to be funded by the state government and the authority…

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    Mumbai Metro: MMRDA studies ‘multi-modal integration plan’ to improve inter-connectivity

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Metro Regional Development Authority (MMRDA) has begun a study for seamless transfer from other modes of transport to metro stations of two proposed metro corridor. The study is being conducted at two metro corridors of Dahisar east to DN Nagar 2A corridor and Andheri east to Dahisar east 7 corridor which would…

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  • Mumbai, RERA, MahaRERA, Developers, Compensation, possession, allottees

    Mumbai: MahaRERA directs developers to refund Rs 1 lakh to home buyer

    Mumbai: In a major relief to a home buyer, the Maharashtra Real Estate Regulatory Authority (MahaRERA) directed a developer to refund Rs 1 lakh paid which was paid as booking amount by the home buyer. The RERA bench acted on a complaint from a home buyer for non-payment of booking amount by the developer and…

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    Mumbai: MMRDA plans to create growth centre to boost employment opportunities

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Development Authority (MMRDA) has prepared a draft proposal for three growth centres in order to create employment opportunities in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR). The location of the growth centres have been taken into consideration after looking at the various infrastructure projects in the said area. At least 12 locations…

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  • mumbai, jnpt, green initiatives, navi mumbai, jnpt port, Environment Management and Monitoring Plan, EMMP, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust

    Mumbai: JNPT implements green initiatives

    Mumbai: The Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) has prepared an action plan for green initiative which covers activities of the port including cargo handling, storing and evacuation. The port has also prepared and implemented the Environment Management and Monitoring Plan (EMMP). The action plan includes installation of a new sewage treatment plant, environmental monitoring, development…

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    MahaRERA summons BMC, GVK over non-issuance of OC to developer

    Mumbai: In a first, Maharashtra Real Estate Regulatory Authority (MahaRERA) summoned officials from civic body and GVK, which operates the Mumbai International Airport to ascertain their views in connection to non-issuance of Occupancy Certificate (OC) to a developer. The officials said the OC was not provided to developer as he violated the height restrictions imposed…

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  • mumbai, SRA, Slum Rehabilitation Authority, biometric survey, free government land, SRA pockets

    Mumbai: SRA conducts biometric survey to free government land

    Mumbai: In a bid to free Central government land from encroachments, the Slum Rehabilitation Authority (SRA) has begun biometric survey of slum pockets located there. At present, the biometric survey has begun at lands owned by Central government including Mumbai Port Trust in Colaba, Indian Institute of Technology in Ghatkopar, Customs Department in Bandra, several…

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