To fast track the construction of toilets under the Swachh Bharat Mission, the Coimbatore Corporation plans to tap Corporate Social Responsibility funds from corporate companies.

Kadanad Panchayat in Ooty Panchayat Union in the Nilgiris district has become a trendsetter of sorts in waste management.

The Coimbatore Corporation could go in for an overhaul of the solid waste management system.

Five-hundred-and-thirty-six million litres a day (mld) drinking water is what the city will need in the next couple of decades.

The National Service Scheme members of SNR Sons College collected plastics and other waste from the foothills of Marudhamalai and areas in the vicinity of the temple under the ‘Cleaning Environment

Coconut husks are used for preparing vermin compost

After completing the first phase of the storm water drain project, the Coimbatore Corporation wing executing projects under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission has started taking st

Union Ministry of Power has chosen Coimbatore Corporation for the second prize in the general category of the National Energy Conservation Award-2013.

A communiqué from Ministry’s Deputy Secretary says that the Commissioner G. Latha would receive the award from President Pranab Mukherjee on December 16.

Failure to segregate wastes will invite action: Commissioner

On Tuesday, the Coimbatore Corporation officials led by Commissioner G. Latha will hold a meeting with Councillors Venthamarai Balu (Ward 44), S.J. Ashok Kumar (Ward 51), M. Malarvizhi (Ward 67), and S.K. Nijaam (Ward 98) to discuss ways to implement the zero waste management project.

Mayor again takes up the matter with Corporation Commissioner

Mayor S.M. Velusamy has asked the Coimbatore Corporation Commissioner G. Latha to investigate the way the civic body has implemented the Rs. 98-crore solid waste management (SWM) scheme.