Power supply restored at Central Market building

Monday, October 19th, 2020
central Market

Mangaluru : The power supply to the Central Market building restored as per the request made by the Central Market Merchants Association. As of now 33 licensed merchants can carry out their business at the market building as they have already submitted the requisite documents to the City Corporation. The City Corporation had earlier snapped […]

City Corporation will stop collecting solid waste if segregation is not done

Tuesday, October 13th, 2020

Mangaluru : The City Corporation said on Monday that it will stop collecting solid waste from individual houses if segregated waste is not handed over to it after a week from now. Corporation Commissioner Akshy Sridhar said in a release that individual houses will be given a week’s time to adopt to the new system […]

City corporation started to construct a retaining wall at Pachanady garbage dump yard

Wednesday, May 20th, 2020

Mangaluru : After several demand of Pachanady residents, the city corporation started construction of a retaining wall at garbage landslide area at a cost of Rs 4.5 crore to stop sliding the garbage at downhill area. A huge landslide occurred the city’s garbage dump at Pachanady during the rainy season in August last year. The properties, houses, were damaged and […]

Mangaluru : Legal war against those who violated the law

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019

Mangaluru : As per the Lokayukta Act, if the former members of the city corporation attempt to contest the upcoming election based on the assets declaration affidavit submitted during the previous election, they may face legal difficulties. Social workers have decided to fight a legal battle against those former members of MCC who have not […]

Mangaluru : The city corporation has formed four teams to implement a ban on plastic from tomorrow

Saturday, August 31st, 2019

Mangaluru : The State Level Committee (SLC) constituted as per the National Green Tribunal (NGT) order to look after the implementation of Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016 in Karnataka has directed the government agencies concerned to strictly implement the plastic ban notification in the State by resorting to penalising from September 1. “August 31, 2019 […]

City Corporation officials raids plastic sellers shops at Market Road

Tuesday, June 25th, 2019
plastic bags

Mangaluru: Mangaluru City Corporation officials on Tuesday conducted raids at shops located in Central Market area and seized around 300 kg of banned plastic items. The raid was conducted to check the unauthorised sale of plastic items at shops despite a ban on sale and use of plastic. Officials imposed a fine on shopkeepers violating the […]

City Corporation cuts Illegal water connections at Adyar

Thursday, May 9th, 2019
Illigal water connection

Mangaluru : The City Corporation officials disconnected three illegal water supply connections from the two main water supply pipelines of the corporation at Adyar on Wednesday. According to officials at the corporation, residents had taken two illegal connections from the new 18 MGD capacity main pipeline laid between Thumbe Vented Dam and the city. Another […]

City Corporation gets award for best use of wastewater

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Mangaluru: The Mangaluru City Corporation received an award for best practices and initiatives for recycling and reusing of sewage wastewater. The award was instituted by CMAK and DMA (Directorate of Municipal Administration-Govt of Karnataka). A five-member committee of urban development experts had nominated Mangaluru for the award. The MCC through its STP has been supplying […]

Commercial complexes encroach parking space: Former MLA

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Mangaluru: Although Mangaluru city is developing fast and is a part of the Smart City project, the civic authorities have failed to give an organised shape to the city. Former MLA Vijaykumar Shetty, in a press release, said that the increase in traffic congestion in the city has caused inconvenience to the city dwellers. “The […]

Mayor helps wannabe bride by raising Rs 42,000

Friday, November 10th, 2017
kavitha sanil

Mangaluru: Mayor Kavitha Sanil became a saviour for a bride-to-be from Maroli in the city who had difficulty in mobilizing money for her wedding. Though the wedding of Anitha, a resident of Maroli, was scheduled for December 3, poverty forced her to meet the mayor and seek financial help. On Thursday, Anitha met the mayor […]