A mass transit project, an opportunity for urban development; Workshop on UMTA

As part of the technical assistance programme supported by AFD (Agence Française de Développement), in collaboration with SYTRAL-LUPA (Lyon Transport Authority and Lyon Urban Planning Agency), CODATU with the support of KMRL, is conducting a workshop on “A mass transit project, an opportunity for urban development” to create a road map for an Integrated Transport System for Kochi city, from 30th May to 3rd June 2015. This workshop will be organised at the office of […]

Govt. approves Rehabilitation & Resettlement package for the people attected by the widening of Vyttila- pettah Road

Government of Kerala has approved the proposal of KMRL to make a Rehabilitation & Resettlement package applicable to those who lose living space or livelihood due to the land acquisition for Kochi Metro project as well as for the road widening between Kunnara Park – Petta implemented by KMRL. KMRL had prepared a detailed R&R […]

State cabinet approves Kakkanad Extension of Kochi Metro

The state Cabinet has given approval for the JLN Stadium-   Kakkanad extension of Kochi Metro. The approval is given for an extension which is 11.2 km long with an estimated project cost of 2017.46 Crore including taxes.  The extension will have 11 stations such as Palarivattom Junction, Palarivattom Bypass, Chembumukku, Vazhakkala, Kunnumpuram, Kakkanad Junction, Kochi […]

One-day Workshop on ‘Infrastructure-Kochi – Short and Long -term

A one-day Workshop on ‘Infrastructure-Kochi – Short-term and Long-term’, jointly organised by the Better Kochi Response Group (BKRG), Kerala Management Association (KMA) and the World Bank was held today at the KMA Hall. PWD Minister V K Ibrahim Kunju addressed the function. By representing KMRL, Kochi Metro Rail MD Shri Elias George IAS conducted a session […]

Light Metro for Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode – what are the real issues?

The Urban Mass Transit project proposed for the cities of Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode has been dogged by recent controversy about the relative merits of the transportation solutions proposed: Monorail vs. Light Metro vs. Standard Metro; as well as regarding its financing structure. Even in advanced western societies, there may not be public debates of such […]

Kochi Metro – Reduce stress and save money!

Today when you think about driving to work, it is not only expensive, but stressful too. Especially if you are driving alone, on the other hand, think if you have a chauffeur driven vehicle, and all you have to do is hop in and out at the destination. No worries about parking, fuel, traffic choke. […]

Work Shop on UMTA and Public space

The work shop being conducted as a part of the technical assistance provided by AFD (Agence Française de Développement), by CODATU, a French Non- profit organization, providing transportation expertise to other countries in collaboration with SYTRAL-LUPA (Lyon Transport Authority and Lyon Urban Planning Agency) on “A mass transit project, an opportunity for urban development” to create a road map for an Integrated Transport System for Kochi city, has […]

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