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Musi Riverfront to be Developed in the Lines of Necklace Road

By HIOC Team

9 Oct 11: GHMC is coming up with a makeover plan of the Musi riverfront between Puranapul to Nagole with an estimated budget of Rs.200 to 250 crore. It is planning to make this stretch a tourist destination as similar to Necklace road. As of now, GHMC has called for proposals from the consultants,... »

Flyovers in the City to be More Safe

By HIOC Team

28 Jul 11: Keeping in view the increasing number of accidents on flyovers, GHMC in association with city’s traffic department has decided to fix glow studs and cat eyes on flyovers and approach roads leading to them. It was found that most of the accidents took place while motorists were trying to take ‘U’... »

City’s Road Infrastructure Cannot Support the Growing Traffic Demands

By HIOC Team

25 Jul 11: Institute of Urban Transport (India), in a presentation ‘Traffic and Transport Problems and Prospects of Hyderabad Metropolitan Area’, has said that the current road network in the city is very much inadequate to meet the rising demands of the traffic. All the major corridors in the city are already saturated and... »

City to get one of the Best Amateur Public Observatories in the Country

By HIOC Team

23 Jul 11: Birla Science Center is setting up a public observatory named G.P.Birla Observatory, which is being considered as one of the best public observatories in the country for amateurs. The construction work of this observatory is almost completed and the officials are planning to open it to public in the next three... »

City Flyovers Need Immediate Repairs

By HIOC Team

22 Jul 11: Recent periodic inspections of 45 flyovers conducted by GHMC has revealed that hair line cracks have appeared on around five flyovers. Apart form that, several flyovers were found with damaged bearings and loosened expansion joints. The officials also reported that the bitumen layer on the bridges was very heavy and the... »

City Roads to Get Rid of Potholes with Introduction of White-topped Roads

By HIOC Team

20 Jun 11: In order to make the city roads clear of potholes in monsoons, GHMC has announced that white topping will be done on roads. On a pilot basis, this white topping will be done on a stretch of 1km between Lakdikapul and Mehdipatnam, with a budget of 1 crore. If it is... »

Secunderabad Cantonment Board to Repair the Damaged Roads

By HIOC Team

4 Jun 11: The SCB is taking all the necessary actions to give facelift to the damaged roads in its area, in wake of upcoming monsoon season. The roads which are in a bad shape with no dividers and reflectors are identified in the recent inspection by the traffic police team. These stretches are... »

Road Widening Works on Three Metro Rail Corridors

By HIOC Team

21 May 2011: As per the directions given by State government, the GHMC is taking up priority road widening works of 9.2 km on three metro rail corridors to facilitate construction works. The areas across the three lines on which the road widening works are taking place are – Line 1 (L.B. Nagar to... »

City Roads in Terrible Condition Ahead of Monsoon Season

By HIOC Team

5 May 2011: The Roads and Building Department (R&B) department is now facing a challenge to improve 150-160 kms of the 200 kms stretch road that is being maintained by the department. This road stretch is really in a bad condition and with monsoon season ahead this has become a tough task for the... »

Pay Toll to Ride on ORR

By HIOC Team

07 April 2011: Out of the total stretch of 158km of Outer Ring Road (ORR), 62 km of roads are done with construction. The HMDA had finalized toll rates for this completed portion of ORR, based on the travel distance. Officials have said that the toll collection will start in about 3 months, i.e.... »

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