Woes of residents of Jafferkhanpet

Despite repeated representations from the senior citizens of Jafferkhanpet, the Police Officials and the Civic Officials have not taken any concrete steps to remove the encroachment on the pedestrian platforms in the 15th Avenue of Ashok Nagar and  also other roads  from the Ashok Pillar. On the contrary, it  can be noticed that the the […]

Ration shop staff force us to buy things we don’t need

These complaints may seem minor but will become a major in the long run.Certain things should be stubbed at the sprouting stage.  My complaint is about the ration shop situated at R K Shanmugam Salai (opp K M Hospital).  Every time we send our maid to get our ration ( we draw sugar only as we had opted for […]

Restore 17M bus services

On behalf of  passengers of 17M (starting from Saligramam to Parys via Mount Road @ 8.20 a.m)., i would like to bring to the notice of the MTCd authorities that it is the only bus from Saligramam via Mount Road.  It was indeed very convenient to all of us going via Mount Road from Saligramam.    […]

Need speedbreakers on P T Rajan Salai

Your web site is doing a good job of sharing useful local info. Please highlight local civic issues too. There is need for laying a SPEED BREAKER on the two sides of the median in K K Nagar – north side at the connecting point at the junction of P T Rajan Salai & Rajamannr […]

Sewage leak in Natesan Nagar

Thanks for posting our report on our local civic issue. Now, a new road has been laid on the leaking sewage junction. So, the condition is temporarily better. We came to know that an underground pipe has been damaged and the authorities are dilly dallying to repair the same. The tar road was laid last […]

Manhole set right

- Thanks for posting my letter.  At last, after 5 years of protracted correspondence, on 05/07/2008 the authorities opened up the manhole after digging the road, (2 feet below the present road level).  – P. V. Sundaresan, 23, 2nd Main Road, Venkatesa Nagar Extn. II

Woes of Virugambakkam colony resident

- The sewer connection given to my house in the first manhole flows towards east side  and enters into 129 division. Only 3 manholes starting from my house fall under 65 division. ( I have written to you before on this issue). Whenever water stagnates and I complain to the staff at 65 division, the […]

Problems pedestrians face in Vadapalani

- There is a lot of discomfort caused to pedestrians who use the Vadapalani stretch of Arcot Road.  During the peak hours in the mornings and evenings, people are left with no space to walk.   Now that the stretch has become ‘one way’ the problems have increased. Autos and other vehicles are parked on […]

Problems created by new traffic system in Ashok Nagar

- As a representative of the senior citizens of Jafferkhnapet, I submit the following traffic related civic issues for immediate action by the state authorities. Though more than five months lapsed after the introduction of new traffic regulations in Ashok Nagar, and Jafferkhanpet areas on the 100 feet road, the Commissioner of Police, Traffic, and […]

Defaced road sign boards in K. K. Nagar

If you visit the northern end of  Ponnambalam Salai in West K. K. Nagar  you will get to see the condition of the concrete road name board  erected by Corporation. Not an inch is left to make out the name of this road. Also, a number of hoardings crowd this space. If Chennai Corporation is really serious […]