Category Archives: Civic

Vacant land or garbage dump?

Sai Nagar in Hastinapuram, near Chromepet is a fast developing residential area but has many vacant plots. Though the municipality provides adequate garbage bins, these vacant lands are used to dispose off waste. This spoils the area and acts as a site »

Play equipments in bad condition in Chennai’s popular park

The popular Anna Nagar Tower Park in Chennai is a huge public park with many attractions like skating rink, fountains, a big pond and a tall tower. The park has a lot of open space for people to sit and relax. It »

Traffic woes at Vijaya Nagar Bus stand

Velachery’s Vijaya Nagar bus stand is big and a lot of buses connecting the various neighbourhood of Chennai pass through this bus stand.

This big bus stand has no proper seating place for the people waiting to board their buses. There are »

Velachery’s well maintained park

This small park next to Dandeeshwaram bus stand in Velachery is small, but well-maintained. It has its seesaw, slide, swing, and pushup and pull-ups bars. Many people bring their children particularly in the weekends.

With Velachery becoming a busy neighbourhood, people find »

Poor maintenance makes this park unusable for kids

The Corporation park in AGS colony 4th Cross Street, Velachery is among the very few play spaces in the locality. A temple located near the park is frequently visited by people from far off distances. This park serves also as a place »

Just a roof and nothig else at this bus stop

A bus stop located in the busy North Usman road of T.Nagar has a roof for shelter supported on bare columns and that is the only facility for the passengers. Being in the commercial hub of Chennai, this bus stop is frequented »

Garbage overflows to this road in Perambur

The well known Lourdes shrine in Perambur is also surrounded by many schools. The schools and hospital in the area use the garbage bin located towards the north of the church. This garbage bin flows and fills the road very quickly after »

Need for a bus shelter in Adambakkam

Buses of different routes ply through this bus stop in Brindavan Nagar, 3rd Main Road in Adambakkam. This is an important Bus stop, because many take buses from here to reach Guindy, via Little Mount, Saidapet, T. Nagar among other places. People »