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May 25 2017
STREAMLINING WASTE COLLECTION IN BENGALURU
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Nishanth C
List of wardwise BBMP microplan/autoblock data for Bengaluru.
Mar 24 2017
Blog: Open City
Bengaluru is almost entirely dependent on the state of Karnataka for its electricity supply; nothing wrong in with that in appearance. However, inability of the state to respond consistently to the city’s power demands coupled with the failure...
Mar 15 2017
BBMP WARD OFFICE MAPPING
News Desk
Locating ward offices is the first step to solving any problem. Help fellow citizens locate ward offices easily!
Mar 06 2017
Blog: Open City
Last October , we spoke about several instances of individual and community initiatives towards solving water problems of the city. Sewage water treatment and rainwater harvesting are tools households and communities can use for decreasing their...
Mar 02 2017
Blog: Open City
ST Layout Bed, 9am on a Tuesday. In a vacant plot of land, street sweepers gather the fallen leaves and garbage on the streets into two piles. They set them on fire and go on with their business. Meanwhile, all the surrounding houses are getting smoked...
Feb 25 2017
Blog: Open City
A quick glance at the BBMP budgets of the recent past show over-estimated revenues - check them out and learn how keep track of city budgets using our Open City platform. BBMP has just set up an online budget feedback form , but before you communicate...
Feb 08 2017
SCHOOL FEE SURVEY
News Desk
How much are you spending on your child's education? We are working on an interesting article, we would like to hear from you!
Feb 07 2017
LOSS OF TREE COVER IN BENGALURU
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Harini Nagendra
This is a report on environmental and ecological impacts of tree felling for proposed steel flyover on Bellary Road and road widening of Jayamahal Main Road, Bengaluru.
Dec 06 2016
DESIGN ISSUES IN TENDERSURE FOOTPATHS
News Desk
Do wider footpaths mean more space for trees? What might happen if trees don't have enough space for their roots? An analysis.
Oct 14 2016
STEEL FLYOVER CONTROVERSY
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News Desk
BDA releases the Detailed Project Report (DPR) and traffic simulations for the controversial steel flyover project.
Oct 13 2016
STEEL FLYOVER CONTROVERSY
News Desk
Tender documents for BDA's proposed steel flyover from Chalukya Circle to Hebbal in Bengaluru. Source: Eprocurement website.
Oct 06 2016
BBMP GARBAGE DUMP MAPPING PROJECT
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News Desk
These 1000+ spots tell a thousand tales, if only someone has time to listen to each dump! Go explore the map, and see the stories for yourself.
Sep 09 2016
GARBAGE SPOT MAPPING PROJECT
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Shree D N
A garbage dump symbolises the problem in the waste collection system. A city can try to solve the garbage problem, with the help of authentic data marked on map.
Aug 02 2016
74TH AMENDMENT - CITIZEN PARTICIPATION
News Desk
Here are the rules that are supposed to provide more power to citizens of Bengaluru in governance.
Jul 22 2016
SUPREME COURT ON PLASTIC BAN
News Desk
http://bangalore.citizenmatters.in/articles/supreme-court-order-on-plastic-ban-petition-by-karuna Karuna-Order-Asp Document Pages Notes Text   Zoom  ...
Jun 13 2016
ILLEGAL HOARDINGS IN BANGALORE
News Desk
BBMP's last Assistant Commissioner for Advertising K Mathai had submitted a series of reports on illegal hoardings in BBMP, to the Commissioner. Here are the last four reports.
Jun 02 2016
ILLEGAL HOARDINGS IN BANGALORE
News Desk
BBMP's last Assistant Commissioner for Advertising K Mathai had submitted a series of reports on illegal hoardings in BBMP, to the Commissioner. Here are the first four reports.
May 18 2016
PLANTING TREES IN BENGALURU
News Desk
A list of trees, botanical names and their uses, to help people decide what to plant where
May 03 2016
LIVES OF GARMENT WORKERS
News Desk
A survey released by Garment and Textile Workers Union (GATWU) provides interesting insights into the lives of garment workers.
Apr 14 2016
Blog: Editors' Blog
Oorvani Foundation and Datameet are happy to announce the launch of OpenCity.in - an urban public data portal. In cities across India, there is a lack of accessible and robust public data. Citizens often do not have access to quantitative...
Apr 12 2016
NGT ORDER ON PLASTIC BAN
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News Desk
National Green Tribunal's interim order issued while admitting the case against plastic ban in Karnataka
Mar 29 2016
FUNDS FOR WARDS IN BBMP BUDGET 2016-17
News Desk
Data on how much money will be spent where according to budget, out of the grants provided by the state and 14th Finance Commission grants.
Mar 22 2016
BUDGET FOR BANGALORE
News Desk
Promise of starting intelligent transport system this year, 800 crores for new storm water drains, suburba rail and more. This is what the state government included for Bengaluru in budget.
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Mar 22 2016
TREE MAP ALONG METRO CORRIDOR
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News Desk
As many as 324 trees are going to be cut during expansion of Reach 2 and Reach 4b in Namma Metro Phase II, according to the data from BMRCL.
Mar 21 2016
LIST OF TOURIST DESTINATIONS IDENTIFIED FOR PPP
News Desk
Government of Karnataka decided in 2014 that certain tourist destinations will be adopted by private parties under corporate social responsibility. Which are the destinations?
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Mar 21 2016
VISION PLAN ON TOURISM IN KARNATAKA
News Desk
Karnataka Tourism Vision Group gave some recommendations to the Karnataka Government in 2014. What were the proposals? Read it all here.
 
 

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