Civic body says no commercial buildings near metro, BRTS

By Accommodation Times Bureau PIMPRI CHINCHWAD An attempt to avoid obstruction and accidents, the Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) would not allow commercial buildings near Metro corridors and BRTS. “There will be traffic congestion if there are commercial establishments. There should be houses on the corridors. The area should be highly densified and

Chipko Movement of suburban Mumbai

By Accommodation Times Bureau 2 People climbed peepal tree to ‘save’ it from being hacked for Metro-3 Getting  frustrated by the cutting of trees in different areas of the city ,for the Metro rail project, two people climbed a peepal tree which was about to be cut  at Churchgate, on Wednesday evening.

16 firms bids for construction of Metro-7 Corridor

By Accommodation Times News Services Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) received bids from 16 firms for designing and constructing an elevated viaduct and 16 stations on the Andheri (East) to Dahisar (East) Metro-7 corridor in three separate packages. Among the 16 bidders authority will first-rate three firms and they will design