KOCHI: If the Corporation authorities are to be believed, widening of Sahodaran Ayyappan (SA) Road, one of the much-awaited road projects in the city, will be completed in three months. Laying wet mix macadam (WMM) will begin in April and is expected to be completed within two months.

With the Commonwealth Games deadline fast approaching, the New Delhi Municipal Council is pushing full steam ahead with its plan to spruce up 11 major road stretches in the Capital and give it an altogether swanky look as part of its streetscaping project.

The Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) paved the way for six-lane road under BRTS project at the Sant Hirdaram Nagar after removing encroachments including 20 pucca constructions from the Bairagarh main road, Chanchal Road, New Ara Machine Road, Railway Gate Road, Mandi Road, Sehore Naka.

The expenditure and finance committee of Delhi government has cleared a Rs 21.95 crore proposal for beautification of roads around Commonwealth Games venues.

Besides Games venues, under the proposal, space under flyovers, road crossings and footpaths will be beautified by planting saplings.

The Municipal Corporation of Chandigarh has finally approved a Comprehensive Maintenance Contract (CMC) for three mechanised road sweeping machines. The issue has seen much debate in House meetings, with councillors remaining divided over the functioning of the machines.

The Delhi government will introduce dedicated bicycle lanes on all main stretches in Delhi and make the city cyclist-friendly soon.

The news has come in response to a memorandum submitted by the Delhi Cycling Club (DCC) to Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit.

The assurance was communicated through a letter by the Chief Minister to convenor of the Delhi Cycling Club, Nalin Sinha.

Pedestrian spaces are becoming increasingly rare nowadays. The explosive increase in vehicular traffic has relegated the pedestrian to subways and over bridges. The Indian Roads Congress (IRC) has stipulated standards for pedestrian facilities.

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New Delhi: This is, perhaps, the mother of all U-turns. After drawing flak from Delhi government for its statement about how bad roads, and not faulty maintenance, was causing fires and smokes in its buses, Tata Motors has written to the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) denying it had ever said so.

Under fire from the Delhi government for recurring incidents of fire and breakdowns in its low-floor buses, Tata Motors came under the Delhi High Court