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Bus Terminus Poonamallee

CMDA explores land parcel near Poonamallee for third bus terminus

Jul 20, 2018 / The Times of India

CHENNAI: After Madhavaram and Kilambakkam, the Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) is exploring land parcel in western suburbs of Poonamallee to house the third bus terminus for long distance fleets.

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Tidel Park Pattabiram

4 million sqft Tidel park in Avadi gets Chennai government nod

Jul 15, 2018 / The Times of India

CHENNAI: The state government on Saturday cleared the proposal to set up a new Tidel Park at Avadi in the western suburbs of the city. The facility is expected to include 4 million sqft building for software companies, state-of-the-art auditorium, food court, and banks and ATM facilities.

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Padi Road

Call to speed up CTH Road expansion

Mar 13, 2018 / The Hindu

Tired of wading through thick traffic on the Chennai-Tirupati High (CTH) Road between Padi and Thiruninravur every day, residents have urged the government to expedite the road widening project.

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Chennai Metro Rail

Metro’s second phase to go up to Poonamallee

Jul 20, 2017 / The Hindu

With an aim to reduce traffic congestion in several areas connected through Arcot Road in the State capital, the Tamil Nadu government has decided to extend the Chennai Metro Rail line from the Lighthouse near Marina Beach to Poonamallee in the city outskirts at an additional cost of 3,850 crore.

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24000 Houses

24,000 houses to be built in Tamil Nadu under central scheme

Apr 27, 2017 /

The housing and urban poverty alleviation (HUPA) ministry has now approved construction of 18.75 lakh houses for economically weaker sections (EWS) in 2,151 cities and towns since 2015.

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Porur Flyover

Porur flyover work nearing completion

Feb 25, 2017 / The Hindu

Construction of the 54-crore flyover at the Porur junction on Mount Poonamallee Road is nearing completion. The obligatory span, which is the most crucial in a flyover over the junction of the road with Arcot Road, is ready and traffic passes beneath it.

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ORR Phase 2

Outer Ring Road Phase 2 racing to a December finish

Oct 19, 2016 / The Hindu

Nearly 82 per cent of work on the 30.5-km stretch, costing Rs. 1,400 crore and extending from Nemilicheri to Minjur, has been completed.

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Real Estate Booms

Real estate booms in West Chennai

Jul 18, 2016 / The Hindu

A combination of factors — primarily, easy access to different modes of transport and proximity to job-generating industrial clusters — has resulted in areas in West Chennai city limits as well as pockets in the western suburbs attracting the attention of developers, including national players.

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Metro Rail Phase II

Work for second phase of Chennai Metro under way

Mar 10, 2016 / The Hindu

Preliminary works for the phase II project of Chennai Metro Rail are under way. Officials conducted a site visit, recently, to finalise the location of stations.

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ORR Phase 2

70 % of ORR Phase 2 Completed

Mar 10, 2016 / The Hindu

In six months, a drive from Vandalur in the south of the city to Minjur in the north will take just under an hour. At present, vehicles coming from the southern parts of the State including Tiruchi need over three hours to cover the same stretch.

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