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Oct 13 2016
STEEL FLYOVER CONTROVERSY
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Text of the open letter by citizens, sent to Bengaluru Blue Print Action Group members, asking crucial questions on steel flyover project.
Oct 06 2016
BBMP GARBAGE DUMP MAPPING PROJECT
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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.
Oct 04 2016
Blog: A treasure of waste
Written by Sowbhagya and translated from Kannada to English by Devaki Samuel It’s been twenty years since I started working as community organizer. I started as a teacher for children of 3-6 years of age. I noticed most of the time older...
Oct 01 2016
SWACHH UTSAV ACROSS THE CITY
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If you want to pitch in to make your city cleaner this October 2nd, here's a list of drives around the city that you can join!
Sep 30 2016
CITIZEN MATTERS NEWSLETTER
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Dear Reader, The last one month, water has been on our minds. While most talk has been about Cauvery water, are we forgetting the real issue? What does it take to support the water needs of a city of 10 million? Our many stories over the years...
Sep 29 2016
WATER WORKSHOP
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The event "Watershed Moment: Bengaluru's Water Problems & Solutions" will be held at the KSPCB, Parisara Bhavan, Church Street, on 1st October.
Sep 28 2016
SASIVE SATYAGRAHA
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A coalition against GM food crops has planned a citizens' awareness and call-to-action campaign to be launched on October 2.
Sep 12 2016
FESTIVE SEASON & GARBAGE MANAGEMENT
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BBMP has teamed up with citizen volunteers to manage waste generated during festivals.
Sep 06 2016
ECO-FRIENDLY GANESHA FESTIVALS IN BENGALURU
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Ganesha festival just got a bit more greener, with better awareness among communities in Bengaluru while more and more citizens went for ecofriendly Ganesha idols.
Aug 11 2016
BENGALURU THIS WEEK
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News that matters to you, from Citizen Matters.
Aug 11 2016
PROBLEM SPOT MAPPING PROJECT
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Help the city administration pinpoint issues in the public streets and areas, by mapping them and presenting. Join this mapping project!
Aug 02 2016
74TH AMENDMENT - CITIZEN PARTICIPATION
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Here are the rules that are supposed to provide more power to citizens of Bengaluru in governance.
Jul 23 2016
BENGALURU THIS WEEK
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Curated list of news from Bengaluru for this week.
Jul 22 2016
SUPREME COURT ON PLASTIC BAN
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http://bangalore.citizenmatters.in/articles/supreme-court-order-on-plastic-ban-petition-by-karuna Karuna-Order-Asp Document Pages Notes Text   Zoom  ...
Jul 08 2016
BENGALURU THIS WEEK
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News and views from the city for the first week of July 2016
Jul 08 2016
A CHAT WITH XERXES DESAI
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While Xerxes Desai was well known for his work at Titan and Tata companies, there was another side to him - his passion for urban issues in India.
Jul 01 2016
FOOTPATH AND WALKABILITY
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What do you do when you see broken footpaths?
Jun 25 2016
FURORE OVER IAS TRANSFER
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IAS officials get transferred every now and then. But it's different this time—people are rallying behind an officer, Subodh Yadav, who was working on setting right garbage problem in Bengaluru.
Jun 16 2016
BENGALURU THIS WEEK
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  Hello again from Citizen Matters team! We’re back with our newsletter, to bring you more news and analysis. And our most popular story of the week - how this Sarjapur Road layout solved their water problems, with rainwater...
Jun 15 2016
SMART' TRANSPORT BY BMTC
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After the half-baked Intelligent Transport System that is not really helping any commuter, BMTC is now onto Smart Cards—that have been launched even before the pilot.
Jun 07 2016
RAIN HELPLINES FOR BANGALORE
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onsoon is gaining strength in Bengaluru. Here's where you need to get help if your area is flooded/ if rain is affecting life.
Jun 03 2016
LESSER-KNOWN STORIES BEHIND LALBAGH
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Who designed Lal Bagh? What were the architectural and environmental considerations? Who developed it into a botanical garden? A peek into the history of the most famous garden in Bengaluru.
Jun 02 2016
ILLEGAL HOARDINGS IN BANGALORE
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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
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A list of trees, botanical names and their uses, to help people decide what to plant where
May 12 2016
OPINIONS OF BENGALURU BLUEPRINT GROUP
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What do the members of Bangalure Blue Print Action Group say regarding the committee and its clash with Metropolitan Planning Committee? We spoke to a few of them and this is what they had to say.