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Metro Phase I Inauguration

Jayalalithaa to flag off Chennai Metro on Monday

Jun 28, 2015 / Business Line

The much awaited Chennai Metro rail passenger service will be inaugurated by the Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Monday, according to government sources.

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Centre Approves Chennai Monorail Project

Nov 20, 2014 / The Times of india

CHENNAI: The Union ministry of urban development has approved the Chennai monorail project with some conditions.

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Metro I Inauguration

CM Opens Outer Ring Road First Phase

Aug 29, 2014 / The New Indian Express

CHENNAI: Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Thursday, through video conferencing, inaugurated the first phase of the Chennai Outer Ring Road from Mannivakkam to Nemilicherry (27 km) completed

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Porur Flyover

Porur flyover cost up by Rs 20 crore due to design change

Jul 15, 2014 / The Times of India

CHENNAI: The state highways department has begun fresh efforts to revive the Porur flyover project, stalled for more than two years due to the need to effect a change in design. The cost of construction has gone up by Rs 20 crore.

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Smart City Ponneri

Budget 2014 : Ponneri to become a Smart City

Jul 11, 2014 / Commonfloor

The Union Budget 2014 is set to manifest the financial potential of the country and to embark on a steady economic growth nationwide. Ponneri in Tamil Nadu has attained a fair amount of attention in the Budget to be developed into a smart city.

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Union Budget 2014: Jayalalithaa says it's a forward looking exercise

Jul 10, 2014 / The Times of India

CHENNAI: Lauding the Narendra Modi government’s first Union Budget as a very responsible and “forward looking exercise,” Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa on Thursday said it would lead to economic revival.

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Elevated Corridor

Work on Elevated Corridor Resumes

Mar 4, 2014 / The Hindu

Concessionaire begins clearing work site on Spurtank Road. Work to construct the 19-km-long Chennai Port-Maduravoyal elevated expressway resumed on Monday.

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Maduravoyal Elevated Corridor

Madras High Court Gives Nod to Port – Maduravoyal Elevated Corridor Project

Feb 20, 2014 / The Hindu

The Madras High Court on Thursday gave its nod to the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) to recommence the 19-km long “Chennai Port-Maduravoyal Elevated Corridor” which was stalled by Public Works Department (PWD).

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Chennai West Metro Rail

TN Plans to Take Metro West in Next Phase

Feb 10, 2014 / The Times of India

CHENNAI: The state government is planning to conduct a feasibility study to expand metro rail lines to connect developing neighbourhoods on the west of Koyambedu and Poonamallee which are not connected by the Mass Rapid Transit System (MRTS).

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Monorail to connect Vandalur, Poonamallee via Kathipara

Feb 5, 2014 / The Times of India

CHENNAI: The government’s realigned monorail route will connect Poonamallee in the northwest of Chennai and Vandalur far south through two corridors that will meet near the Kathipara intersection.

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