State identifies 4 Municipal Corporations eligible for Smart Cities in its draft housing policy

By Accommodation Times News Services Any projects of private developers involving over 100 acres of land and located in close proximity to a transportation hub would qualify for incentives under the ‘Smart City Centre’ scheme. State government in its draft housing policy states smarty city plan in Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR), it

Panvel Municipal Corporation formed, suggestion invited

By Accommodation Times News Services Panvel being one of the fast growing city on the outskirt of Mumbai is declared a Municipal Corporation area. Maharashtra Govt has issued a Gazette [Part IA (Cen) Ex. 37 (16 May 2016)] calling for formation of "Municipal Corporation of City of Panvel". Objections to the said proposal

4 – Page common application form for single window clearance by Municipal Corporation

By Accommodation Times News Service   Progress on ease of doing construction business in Delhi and Mumbai reviewed   DIPP lauds 4-page Common Application Form introduced by MCDs   Substantial progress in integration of approvals by different agencies in Delhi  The three Municipal Corporations of Delhi have reported substantial progress in respect of ensuring single window clearances

Thane Municipal Corporation aims 7,000homes for slum dwellers

              By Accommodation Times News Service Thane civic commissioner has assured allotment of 7,000 new homes for the slum dwellers. This is the biggest slum free program under new scheme Basic Service for Urban Poor (BSUP). The municipal corporation has distributed keys of BSUP homes to 74 people of Siddharth Nagar in

Property tax in municipal area’s levied in Haryana

By Accommodation Times News Services Haryana state government declared property tax on buildings and land which are covered under municipal corporations. Gurgaon and Faridabad have been marked as A-1 cities by Haryana government notified property tax on October 4. As per, the methodology to calculate the tax, municipal corporations have been divided into two

The Latest Municipal Policy On Property Taxes

By CA, Vimal Punmiya Property tax is that an owner is required to pay on the value of the property being taxed. Property tax can be defined as “generally, tax imposed by municipalities upon owners of property within their jurisdiction based on the value of such property.” There are three species

MMRDA gets nod from Kalyan and Bhiwandi Muncipal Corporations for Monorail

Bidding expected to be held at the earliest Mumbai, April 18 2010 - The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) has received the awaited consent from the Kalyan-Dombivili and Bhiwandi Nizampur Municipal Corporations for the 30-km Thane-Bhiwandi-Kalyan monorail line. Only consent from the Thane Muncipal Corporation is now pending before tenders

Municipal Model Law to be applicable all over India

Municipal Model Law to be applicable all over India By AT Bureau Government of India has invited objections and suggestion to have uniform law for all the municipal corporations established under various state Acts. The Act will be applicable to entire India. Lot of discussions are on around the trade and

Punjab Cabinet approved One-Time Settlement of non-compoundable violations

By Accommodation Times Bureau PUNJAB: The Punjab Government, on Wednesday, approved One-Time Settlement of non-compoundable violations in the case of unauthorised constructions that have come up in the state up to June 30, 2018, without compromising on fire safety and structural safety standards of the buildings. The Cabinet, approved for promulgation ‘The Punjab

Civic body should focus on the sustainable development of the city: CM

By Accommodation Times Bureau NAGPUR: In the next ten-and-a-half years, the world's temperature will rise by two degrees and will result in water shortage and drought. To overcome this crisis, there is a need to create a carbon emission reduction mechanism. It requires a decentralization of solid waste management and sewerage, CM