The City Municipal Corporation’s Rs. 17.58-crore solid waste management projects is to be implemented in four packages and are expected to completed in a year.
A day after the State government has accorded administrative sanction for implementing the projects, Corporation Commissioner K.R. Selvaraj said that the details had been submitted to the government for obtaining technical sanction for the projects.
He said that purchase of pushcarts for door-to-door garbage collection and purchase of compactors for transporting the municipal solid waste to Chettichavadi would be done in two packages. Tenders would be floated next month and purchasing process would be completed by December. ‘Pushcarts and compactors would help for effective primary collection and transportation’, he added.