SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT

Area in Extent                                      -   12.58 sq.km

Number of wards                                 -   45

General                                                -   28

Reserved for SC/ST                             -   2

Reserved for SC/ST Women                -   1

Reserved for Women                           -   15

Number of Streets                                -   554

Length of Municipal Roads                  -     93.902 Km

Length of Highways, Road                   -       9.098 Km

Length of open drainage                      -     68.000 Km

UGDS ZONE-V (old)                              -     23.000 Km

UGDS ZONE- I to IV (Under progress)    -   109.650 Km

 Population

             As per Census 2001                  -    140021

            Mid - Year (2004)                      -    145579

            Floating (25%)                          -      36394

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            Total Population                      -   181973

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           No. of House Holds                     -        28362

             Number of Slums                      -              45

             Slum population                       -        50784

             Slum House Holds                     -       10157

           Total No. of Buildings                          

            a. Residential                          -       25163

            b. Industrial                             -             5

            c. Commercial (All trades)       -         2570

            d. Institutions                           -           142

            e. Municipal Building               -           140

 Special Buildings :

            a. Cinema Theaters        -    8

            b. Lodges                        -  41

            c. Hotels                          -  34

            d. Kalyanamandapam    -  20

            e. Commercial complex -  84

Institutions :

            a. Government Buildings -  85

            b. School                          -  59

            c. Hospitals                       -  35

            d. Dispensaries                 -    3

            e. Noon meal centre         -  47

 OBJECTIVES

GENERAL

•To improve the overall efficiency in SWM System and provide better quality of life.

SPECIFIC

•To provide 100% door to door garbage collection service.

•Segregation of garbage at source level itself into bio and non-biodegradable

•To keep the street free from garbage and dust through street sweeping and mopping

•To motivate the workforce and ensure better output interms of garbage collection

•To minimize total costs related to solid waste management

•Eradication / Prohibition of dumping solid wastes into open drains/water sources and roadsides

•Reduction of multiple handling of wastes

•To create awareness among the people for better disposal practices

•Efficiency in vehicle usage and their productivity.

•Generation of organic manures & tying up with Agrofed for marketing

•Collection of administrative charges and penalties

 

KUMBAKONAM MUNICIPALITY

SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT 

Sanitary Divisions                      -      9

            Sanitary Workers required

            as per norms                             -  458

            Sanitary Workers Sanctioned      -  458

            Present workers available            -  334

            Vacant  post                               -  144

            COVERAGE

            Wards covered by

                        Municipal Workers         -    45

            EXISTING SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

Garbage generated per day                                  :  89.83 MT

Garbage clearing work done by  Municipality

            Wards                                                   :  45

            Projected Population                              :  181973

            The garbage generated per day               :  89.83MT

Primary Collection Vehicle Available

            Tricycles                                               :   45

               Auto                                                  :   13

               Push cart                                           :   45

Secondary Collection Vehicle Available

            Mini lorry                                               :   8

            Dumper Placer   Vehicle                         :   6

            Dumper Placer  Bins                              :   72

            Compactor                                            :   1

      Compactor   Bins                                         :   20 

 COMPOSITION OF GARBAGE GENERATED IN KUMBAKONAM TOWN 

1. Domestic Waste                                                       - 48.50 MT

    (Cooking Waste, Discarded Food,

    Market Refuse, Paper, Grass, Meat

    and Vegetable, Plastics, cloths

2. Trade Waste                                                            - 28.76 MT

    (Hawkers, Shops, Market, Office,

    Marriage Halls, Commercial Halls)

3. Other Waste including industrial Waste                      - 12.57 MT

     (Drain Silt, Building Waste, Street Solid Waste)

                                    Total                                        - 89.83 MT

 PRIMARY COLLECTION 

Garbage Generated / Day             :   89.83 MT

Collected by Municipality                :   61.09 MT

Collected Through mass work      :   17.24 M

  Method

1. Door to door  segregation & collection                                                                                    

2. Street sweeping & open drainage silt clearing

3. Mopping

 Note :- Collection and Segregation of Solid Waste in the town for all days  

             including local festival and Government holidays

 SECONDARY TRANSPORTATION 

Distance from Primary Collection

point to Proposed compost yard

(Kadichampadi)                                              -  13 km

Temporary  Compost yard  STP site at 

 Thepperumanallur                                          -   5.8 km                                                                           

Qty. of Garbage Transported                            -     86.83 MT   Day  

Qty. of inert material to be filed in low lying area   - 3 MT/per day    

 Hotel Collection

 

 

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