Civic body plans collaboration with CDIA
October 10, 2012
In sourcing funds for a 24×7 water supply, feasibility study for energy generation from municipal waste, tapping of non-conventional energy sources, mono rail project and to have an efficient Under Ground Drainage (UGD) scheme, the City Corporation is exploring the possibility of collaboration with the Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA).
Paul Schuttenbelt, South Asia Co-ordinator and Elangovan, Manager of India Operations of CDIA visited the Coimbatore Corporation on a fact-finding mission to identify the areas for co-operation to initiate discussion for a possible partnership between the two organisations for city development.
Corporation Commissioner T.K. Ponnusamy identified the areas for infrastructure improvements and specific projects where CDIA could intervene.
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