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TNagar Pedestrianisation

When? 9:00am to 1:00pm on 20.11.2016 (Sunday) Where? Between Thanikachalam Road junction and Panagal Park Chennai will soon have a nice revamped public space where people can take a stroll, hang out and shop to their heart’s fill, in the heart of the city – right on the street! An idea that might have sounded […]

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Sustainia award celebration

Chennai has won the 2015 Sustainia Award for the Street Design project (Sustainia Award is an annual International award that honors outstanding performance within sustainability). To celebrate the same an event was held in Hotel Ramada, Egmore on 23rd January 2016. The various stakeholders:  Corporation of Chennai, CMDA and the Police Department participated in the […]

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Conquer the Concrete

Goethe Institute along with Chennai City Connect and other partners. has organized a Street Art festival called Conquer The Concrete from 20th Jan to 7th Feb. In total, around 25 artists from India and abroad are participating in this festival. Among the artists is a local hoarding painter who will collaborate with the foreign artists. […]

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Waterbodies to become Eco-Tourist Spots

News Item from ‘The Hindu’ The ailing waterbodies in city suburbs will soon get a fresh lease of life as the Water Resources Department (WRD) is studying the possibility of developing them into eco-tourism spots. In a bid to rejuvenate the waterbodies, the department is inviting suggestions from voluntary organisations for their comprehensive development. As […]