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BMC issues 14th notice for tree removal

In 2018 the BMC had proposed to remove around 8,775 trees for various infrastructure works.

04 May 2019 1:44 AM

Bombay HC raps civic body for failing to save ecosystem

The HC asked what the children of the future would learn if the ecosystem were damaged.

01 May 2019 3:13 AM

Over 2,800 trees to be axed for road

The public notice also failed to describe the number of trees that were going to be transplanted for the same.

06 Feb 2019 6:57 AM

MMRCL to file affidavit on tree cutting at Aarey

Bagaria told the court that the MMRCL would not cut any tree without taking prior permission from the concerned authorities.

04 Oct 2018 1:12 AM

‘Unofficial authority has given consent for tree cutting’

The court has kept this matter for hearing on October 3.

02 Oct 2018 2:20 AM


Only 3 days left to send objections to tree cutting

There are only three days left to send in objections to the removal of 2,702 trees for a metro car shed in Aarey Milk Colony.

01 Oct 2018 2:30 AM

Tree Authority’s dubious history

The court direction dealt with the constitution of Tree Authority and the procedure to be followed.

28 Sep 2018 1:52 AM

Tree cutting order illegal: Activists

Claim that constitution of BMC’s Tree Authority violates Bombay high court order.

28 Sep 2018 1:51 AM

Bombay Gymkhana to lose 100 trees for road widening

Citizens can submit objections to the road-widening plan till August 4.

30 Jul 2018 1:53 AM

Planting 10 saplings for every tree cut is no solution: DR Gaur

Gaur shared his views when asked about the current dispute in the national capital.

27 Jun 2018 1:32 AM


BMC-residents clash prevents tree trimming

Later in the day, the BMC has to stop the work after the clash.

15 Jun 2018 6:14 AM

BMC told to clarify tree cutting rules

The bench also asked whether the commissioners would publish their decision giving an aggrieved party to challenge it.

17 Apr 2018 2:01 AM

No public hearing on axing in seven months: Activists

However, activists have maintained that no public hearing was conducted for the same, which is mandatory for any proposal.

28 Nov 2017 2:08 AM

Tree authority allows 5,249 axings in 1st meeting

According to the report, 3,809 trees are proposed to be transplanted across the city.

10 Nov 2017 2:45 AM

Construction activities to claim 234 trees

Due to lack of proper information, no action is taken against those who have flouted the rules regarding planting of trees.

04 Nov 2017 2:14 AM


To tree or not to tree

A Chembur MLA’s suggestion of restricting the height of trees to 20 feet, isn’t going down too well with city environmental activists.

07 Aug 2017 12:11 AM

Parsi colony locals oppose tree cutting

A campaign to protest against the plan has been launched.

12 Jul 2017 3:02 AM

RTI: 1,700 trees to be felled for Pragati Maidan revamp

A senior forest official said that the department has already allotted land to DDA for compensatory plantation of over 17,000 trees.

07 Jul 2017 2:36 AM

Shiv Sena-BJP spar over tree cutting for Metro-3

Tree Authority has proposed to cut 38 trees and transplant 33 trees on the roads at Girgaum and Kalbadevi.

17 Nov 2016 2:34 AM