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MCC’s Rs. 869 crore budget
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MCC’s Rs. 869 crore budget

Finance and Taxation Panel Chairman K.V. Mallesh presents Rs. 4.70 crore surplus budget; Rs. 26.7 crore to fill potholes; Rs. 126.5 crore for new roads A surplus budget of Rs. 4.70 crore was presented at the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) this morning. The budget for the financial year 2017-2018 was presented by Chairman of Finance…

MCC clarifies
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MCC clarifies

Following the publication of the news item in WhatsApp column titled ‘Beware, there is an open manhole on Buddha Marga in Siddarthanagar’ on Mar. 21 in SOM, the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) has clarified that action has been taken and the manhole has been covered, according to the clarification from the Public Relations Officer of…

Use swiping machine for property tax
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Use swiping machine for property tax

Sir, From April 2017 onwards, the Zonal offices of MCC will start collecting property tax. After filling the form and standing in queue for payment at the cash counter, many persons will have to carry required denominations and enter the same in the respective cash challan.  It would be better if MCC uses swiping machine…

On Swachhta Mission…
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On Swachhta Mission…

As part of Swachh Bharat campaign, Mayor M.J. Ravikumar launched a cleanliness drive at the park in front of JSS High School in Vijayanagar 2nd Stage here on Sunday. The campaign was organised by Vijayanagar 2nd Stage Residents Welfare Association with residents and morning walkers taking part in the cleanliness drive. Speaking on the occasion,…

Plastic flexes dot Rangayana premises
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Plastic flexes dot Rangayana premises

While the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) has banned the usage of plastic flexes, buntings and banners in city, the rule doesn’t seem to apply for Kalamandira and Rangayana premises. Kalamandira premises has literally become a plastic fortress with plastic flexes erected by amateur theatre groups and institutions to advertise their upcoming events. Earlier, the Kalamandira…

Putting an end to monkey business…
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Putting an end to monkey business…

A group of 18 monkeys, which were creating nuisance by jumping on public and snatching bags, were caught with the help of Forest Department personnel and MCC staff near Kukkarahalli Lake on Thursday. Picture shows former Mayor R. Lingappa, MCC Veterinarian Dr. Suresh, Forest Department Veterinarian Dr. Nagaraj and others along with the captured monkeys.

Artistic touch to damaged manhole
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Artistic touch to damaged manhole

City artist Badal Najundaswamy, who is grabbing the attention of BBMP in Bengaluru through his creative art works to highlight civic problems, has now created a simple art work around a damaged manhole at Kukkarahalli in Mysuru to draw the attention of Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) authorities. Badal has drawn the round spectacles of Gandhiji,…

Street Food
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Street Food

By N.K.A. Ballal, Retd. Sr. Vice-President, ITDC About two years back, the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) had taken a decision to relocate the food vendors, spread all over the city. The  reasoning behind such a move was two-folded. Firstly, licence was to be issued to vendors who adhered to basic hygiene principles and secondly, to…

MCC proposals find no mention in State Budget
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MCC proposals find no mention in State Budget

Officials of the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) were in for a surprise yesterday when the Rs. 810 crore proposals for various projects in Mysuru sent by them did not figure in the Budget announcements made by Chief Minister Siddharamaiah  yesterday. Interestingly, Siddharamaiah and District Minister Dr. H.C. Mahadevappa had shown keen interest in various developmental…

Seshadri Iyer Road divider works irk public
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Seshadri Iyer Road divider works irk public

 The Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) has taken up the works to fix dividers on Seshadri Iyer Road from Dhanvanthri Road Junction to Irwin Road Junction and make the stretch a double road. As the road is already narrow, people feel that once the median work is completed, the width of the road will further reduce,…

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