Elevated Connector from BKC to Easter Express Highway to decongest traffic in Sion –Dharavi

By Rohit Sharma MUMBAI: MMRDA with a team of hundred people launched 6 major girders weighing 80 tons each for the much awaited 1.6-km long 4-lane elevated connector from BKC to Eastern Express Highway. The heavy-duty activity took place in the wee hours of Sunday, Monday and Tuesday during the different blocks allotted

MMRDA Budget: 20 lac residents of Mira-Bhayandar & Vasai-Virar soon to get ample water

By Rohit Sharma MUMBAI: In a move to provide ample amount of water to residents of Mira-Bhayandar and Vasai – Virar the state authority MMRDA has spared Rs 700 crore for the Surya Regional Water Supply Scheme in its Budget 2019-20, today. Authority in the statement said, “The Budget has spared Rs 704.20

MMRDA allocates Rs 7,400 Cr for 10 Metro Projects

By Rohit Sharma MUMBAI: Highly focussed on infrastructure and development, the state authority Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) in its Budget for 2019-20 has allocated Rs 7,486 crore for 10 Metro Projects including Rs 100 crore for Metro Bhavan. Today, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis approved the budget presented by MMRDA in 147th Authority

Pravin Darade Mumbai’s Metro Man transferred to BMC, Sonia Sethi takes charge

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI: Pravin Darade – Additional Metropolitan Commissioner, MMRDA in charge of Metro projects on Wednesday was transferred to MCGM as an Additional Municipal Commissioner. Sonia Sethi – a 1994 batch IAS –took charge as the Additional Metropolitan Commissioner, MMRDA, after Darade was posted. Darade said, “I was in a hurry

Oshiwara District Centre – A Real Estate hotspot

By Rohit Sharma Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) is planning Oshiwara District Centre (ODC) as the next commercial business hub on the lines of Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC). It is located in the heart of the western suburbs of Mumbai strategically between Andheri-Lokhandwala and Goregaon. The space-starved city of Mumbai is looking

111 MMRDA employees gets Permanent Housing

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI: MMRDA today conducted a draw and 111 eligible Class-III and Class-IV MMRDA employees, were handed over permanent tenements in District Thane – 99 at Panchpakhadi and 12 at Mahajanwadi in Mira-Bhayander. MMRDA will issue allotment letters to all 111 employees after following the due process. The Authority, in

Monorail earns revenue Rs 4.87 lac in first 3 days of BEST strike

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI: Monorail running from Wadala to Chembur and back has carried more number of commuters and earned more revenue during the first three days of BEST strike. Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA)  in a statement on Friday said, “The Monorail has cumulatively carried 72,249 commuters on January 8,

Contractors for electrical and mechanical systems for Metro-2A, 2B & 7 recommended

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI: The Executive Committee of the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA), today recommended for an appointment of contractors for various electrical and mechanical systems on the 18.5-km long Dahisar to DN Nagar Metro-2A, 23.5-km long DN Nagar to Mankhurd Metro-2B and 16.5-km long Andheri (East) to Dahisar (East)