Housing Board to build flats in Valasarawakkam

Tamilnadu Housing Board, K.K.Nagar Division has planned to build flats in Valasarawakkam and sell them to the public under Self Finance Scheme. It will build 14 double bedroom flats, in two types, with plinth area of 1098 sft, 1087 sft, that will cost Rs 39,51,000/-,  39,14,000/- (Service Taxes Extra ) with car park. The flats […]

Gasifier to come up at Brindavan Nagar crematorium in Valasai area

Reported by V. Soundararani The councillors of Valasarawakkam Municipality met in late September to discuss the projects and pass the subjects under consideration for this area. Property Tax The property tax collections were low the past two months and far from anticipation, the council felt. The council decided upon the rate of tax to be […]

High power lamps installed in 2 places in Valasarawakkam

By V. Soundararani A new high mast lamp has been  installed at the premises of Valasarawakkam Municipality building at a cost of Rs 5 lakhs. The area here is bathed in bright light after 6 pm when the lights are switches on automatically with the help of a timer. The assembly has 8X400 watts metal […]

Municipal office campus is green!

Valasarawakkam Municipalty office campus looks green now that the landscaping work is over. The local councillors inspected the landscaped area and had a word with the Municipal Engineer, Krishnamoorthy. Krishnamoorthy is the man behind every key project of the municipality. He says that he feels it is enlivening to work with “the highly ambitious council […]

Municipality to blacktop roads, improve ground in Choudhry Nagar, let out comml. complex

Reported by V. Soundararani Valasarawakkam Municipality met on July 27, and the following resolutions were passed. –  To get a suction cum jet rodding machine vehicle at a cost of Rs. 29.75 lakhs. This machine will move around in the municipality area to blow out the clogs in underground sewage drains. –  To seek financial support […]

Traffic signals come alive in V’wakkam

The traffic signals installed some time ago at the local Municipality junction in Valasarawakkam have become functional from July 10 evening. The traffic appears to move smoothly without many hiccups, say residents and motorists. The launch of the traffic signals was done suddenly and came as a surprise to the residents and to the municipality. The […]

V’wakkam civic body to build overheads tanks to enhance water supply

By V. Soundararani Valasarawakkam municipality will build two overhead water tanks for drinking water supply, of one lakh litres capacity each. These tanks are to enhance the water supply to the farther areas of Valasarawakkam, said municipality sources. Lack of proper water supply in tail end areas was a persistent problem for some time now, […]

Municipality office to look better

Valasarawakkam municipal office will sport a green look in two months time. It will also have more facilities for parking. Landscaping has been undertaken on the western side of the building inside the campus at a cost of Rs. 5 lakhs. Tree saplings, grass and flowering plants be grown here. Decorative lights will sport this […]

V’wakkam Municipality now functions from new premises

  Valasarawakkam Municipality has settled down at its new premises -called the Perarignar Anna Centenary Building and located at Ambadhkar Thidal on Arcot Road. The various departments –  Revenue, Engineering, Sanitary included function in separate sections in the premises, apart from the computer rooms, and tax collection counters. A huge meeting hall has been built […]

V’wakkam municipality okays contractor to build gasifier in cremation ground

By Our Staff Reporter The Valsarawakkam Municipality councillors met in the last week of May, after a gap of three months to discuss issues on local projects and to pass the subjects. The new building on Arcot Road that has now been occupied provided a smart ambience.  The subject of identifying the contractor for executing the important […]