S F C

 FINANCE COMMISSION  5TH STATE FINANCE COMMISSION RECOMMENDATION AND RELEASE OF GRANTS  Each State has to constitute a State Finance Commission once in Five Years to review the financial position of the local bodies as per 73rd & 74th Constitutional Amendments and as envisaged in Article 243 I and 243 Y of the Constitution of India… Continue Reading S F C

Street Light

Provision of Street lighting is one of the important basic functions of every local body. All the 14 Corporations (except Chennai) and 121 Municipalities in the State maintain 7.87 Lakh street lights. The maintenance of Street Lights consumes a sizeable portion of financial resources of the ULBs. Many innovative initiatives like replacement of existing conventional… Continue Reading Street Light

Smart Cities

Smart Cities The Government of India launched Smart Cities Mission on 25.06.2015. The objective of the Smart Cities Mission is to promote sustainable and inclusive cities that provide core infrastructure and give a decent quality of life to its citizens, a clean and sustainable environment and an application of “Smart Solutions”. The Smart City consists… Continue Reading Smart Cities

AMRUT

Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) The Government of India have launched Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation in the year of 2015 with the aim to 1) Ensure that every household has access to a tap with assured supply of water and a sewerage connection, 2) Increase the amenity value of… Continue Reading AMRUT

Street Lights

        Provision of Street lighting is one of the important basic functions of every local body. All the 14 Corporations (except Chennai) and 121 Municipalities in the State maintain 7.87 Lakh street lights. The maintenance of Street Lights consumes a sizeable portion of financial resources of the ULBs. Many innovative initiatives like replacement of existing… Continue Reading Street Lights

Combined Development and Building Rules 2019

Tamil Nadu Combined Development and Building Rules 2019 In order to implement the functions of Urban Planning including Town Planning and Regulation of Land use and Building Constructions mentioned in 74th C.A.A, New Combined Building Rules applicable to Corporations/Municipalities/Town Panchayats and Village Panchayats have been prepared and notified as “Tamil Nadu Combined Development and Building Rules… Continue Reading Combined Development and Building Rules 2019

Water Supply

Water Supply Access to and provision of safe drinking water to every household in the ULB has been one of the primary concerns of the Government.  Ensuring equitable and adequate supply of safe drinking water and its effective delivery is a major challenge for the ULBs.  To  achieve  the above primary  objective, the Government  has … Continue Reading Water Supply

Roads

Roads form the backbone of the Urban Infrastructure development. This Government endeavors to provide motorable roads that are designed and built for the primary use for vehicular and pedestrian traffic. The Corporations (except Chennai) and Municipalities maintain a total length of roads of 23,464.607 km of which 5504.71km are cement concrete roads, 15,975.683 km are… Continue Reading Roads

TNSUDP

Tamil Nadu Sustainable Urban Development Project (TNSUDP) Tamil Nadu Sustainable Urban Development Project (TNSUDP) is being implemented at a cost of Rs. 3831.00 crore which is supported by The World Bank. The project includes 3 components such as Urban Governance Component, Urban Sector Technical Assistance Component and Urban Investment Component. Among the above 3 components, the… Continue Reading TNSUDP