Two new metro lines, four flyovers to come up in Mumbai

The Maharashtra government Thursday approved two new Metro lines and four flyovers, estimated to cost around Rs 45,000 crore.

HC to hear MMRDA`s appeal on Metro rail fares on July 7

Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Development Authority (MMRDA) has challenged in the Bombay High Court an order of its single-judge bench holding that the state government agency had no right to decide the fare of the Mumbai Metro rail which connects Versova in the west to Ghatkopar in the east.

Bombay HC reserves order on MMRDA plea challenging Mumbai Metro fares

The Bombay High Court reserved its order on an arbitration petition filed by Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Development Authority opposing the fares of Versova-Ghatkopar section of Mumbai Metro which became operational this month.

MMRDA gears up for monsoon, sets up 24x7 control room

Ahead of the monsoon, which is expected to arrive in the city by June 10, MMRDA on Monday said it has set up a 24x7 control room to minimise inconvenience to the vehicular and pedestrian traffic at its project sites.

India`s first double-decker flyover opens in Mumbai

India`s first double-decker flyover was opened for public use in this west coast megapolis and the country`s commercial capital Friday.

India`s first Monorail takes off, commercial operations to begin from Sunday

After years of delays and overcoming many a operational hiccups, the country`s first Monorail finally made its debut here today with Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan inaugurating the service.

UPS Madan is the new MMRDA Commissioner

Urvinder Pal Singh Madan was on Saturday appointed as the new commissioner of the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA).

Mumbai will change in 2013, promises CM

With some of the most prestigious infrastructure projects slated for completion, the face of India`s commercial capital Mumbai will change in 2013, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan said here Saturday.

MMRDA initiates enquiry in freeway slab mishap

Two girders of an under-construction bridge on Eastern Freeway had collapsed on Thursday leading to the death of one person and injuring eight others.

Maha: Yes to increase in rental tenement size

The state government has decided to increase the size of tenements under the scheme from 160 sq ft to 300 sq ft.

Ralegan folks reaching MMRDA to join Hazare

Concerned over Anna Hazare`s health, villagers of Ralegan Siddhi are
reaching Mumbai on the second day of his fast for a strong
Lokpal Bill.

Ralegan Siddhi folks reaching MMRDA

Concern over Anna Hazare`s health weighing on their minds, villagers of Ralegan Siddhi will arrive here Wednesday, the second day of his fast for a strong Lokpal Bill.

`Anna Ki Rasoi` to feed supporters at MMRDA

Anna Hazare is on a fast for a
"strong" Lokpal, but elaborate arrangements have been made to
feed his supporters during the three-day protest.

Adarsh scam: BMC wants OC powers from MMRDA

Shiv Sena-BJP controlled MBC wants the MMRDA to return the power of granting the Occupancy Certificate (OC) for newly
constructed buildings.

MMRDA to stop excavation for infra projects in view of monsoon

The MMRDA plans to apply a brake on all its on-going excavation
activities for various infrastructure projects from May 31,
due to the impending monsoon.

Mumbai infra development will require Rs 1.13 lakh cr: MMRDA

The Mumbai Metropolitan Region
Development Authority (MMRDA), a nodal agency for the city`s
makeover, has upped the estimated investment target needed for
infrastructure development by over 50 per cent.

Maha Govt gives May 31 deadline to BMC, MMRDA over projects

Maharashtra Government has set a
deadline of May 31 for BMC and MMRDA to complete or stop the
projects as part of monsoon preparedness in Mumbai suburbs.

Monorail to provide pollution-free travel, says MMRDA

The ambitious Monorail project of
the MMRDA, which aims at reducing the burden on other public
transportation networks, today said that it would provide
`pollution-free` travel.

MCGM seeks explanation from MMRDA on water pipeline burst

Municipal Corporation of Greater
Mumbai (MCGM) intends to issue a letter to Mumbai Metropolitan
Regional Development Authority (MMRDA) seeking explanation for
the burst of a water pipeline near Tardeo today.