Archive for the Chennai Metro Category

May 14, 2019

Chennai Metro : Soil tests are on in Luz, Alwarpet

Chennai Metro : Soil tests are on in Luz, Alwarpet

Chennai Metro contractors have begun soil testing work on TTK Road, Alwarpet and on Luz Church Road. Just now, the work is on at three places on TTK Road. This is carried out as a part of the corridor 4 […]

May 13, 2019

Chennai Metro takes over part of playground in R. A. Puram. Youth complain

Chennai Metro takes over part of playground in R. A. Puram. Youth complain

Since a few weeks, the soil testing for corridor 3 and 4 of Chennai Metro’s phase 2 project has been on in many parts of the Mylapore zone. It started early at the R. A. Puram Chennai Corporation ground, opposite […]

April 30, 2019

Chennai Metro: soil-testing works on Marina are on

Contract workers working for Chennai Metro have begun preliminary work on the Marina on yet another phase of the rail project planned for this part of the city. Soil tests are being done at a few spots and most of […]

April 8, 2019

Alwarpet, Luz residents meet to discuss again Chennai Metro plans that affect them

A meeting of Alwarpet and Luz zone residents was held on April 5 to further discuss how plans that Chennai Metro has for this area is going to affect them and how their pleas could be better presented to Central […]

February 19, 2019

Chennai Metro : Soil testing starts at Luz church road

Chennai Metro : Soil testing starts at Luz church road

The metro rail workers started Geotechnical Investigation (soil testing)  at Luz church road on Feb 18. It is carried out for the corridor 4 of Chennai Metro rail’s phase 2 project. The corridor 4 from Lighthouse to Poonamallee will pass […]

December 15, 2018

Metro: MLA’s statement, people’s voices

Mylapore Times has been speaking to Mylaporeans who will be affected by the Metro project in this zone. Here are their views. SADIQ ALI / businessman, Alwarpet resident We led a 100 member group and met Metro’s RDO and senior […]

December 15, 2018

Metro: Two corridors to pass through heart of Mylapore

There are two corridors of Chennai Metro that are proposed for the future. And work on this has been on for some weeks now. Corridor 3 of the proposed Chennai Metro phase two plans runs from Madhavaram to Sholinganallur. It […]

December 15, 2018

Metro: Mylaporeans debate, discuss project plans, land acquisition plans

Metro: Mylaporeans debate, discuss project plans, land acquisition plans

Land acquisition notices were sent to all people in the Mylapore neighbourhood who were to be affected by the Corridor 3 and 4 of Phase 2 of Metro Rail project. The two corridors will run through Marina-San Thome – Luz […]