With a view to create awareness in the
minds of the people and to get their contention the Municipal
Chairman, Member of the Legislative Assembly, Municipal
Councilors, Sanitary Workers and Municipal Staff (Worker)
joined with the voluntary organizations have conducted
mass awareness procession. Further through bit notice
and advertisement the people's cooperation was sought
2) IDENTIFICATION CARDS
Identification cards have
been given to sanitary Inspectors, Sanitary Supervisors,
sanitary workers drivers and others.
3) Solid waste Management and its
rules 2000 has been allowed by the Municipal council on
29.5.2002. The Byelaws passed by the Municipal Council
has been sent to the Government for approval, through
the Regional Director Thanjavur , as per R.C.No.1867/2000/H2
on 21.6.2002 by the Municipality.
4) With a view to make the people to
know that the perishable and imperishable Garbage's are
taken separately, the vehicles have been painted with
red and green.
5) The Collections of biodegradable
wastes and non biodegradable wastes separately has been
6) The garbage's fit for Recycling has
been collected separately.
7)The important places in the town such
as Bus stand, Market have been cleaned daily by means
of special sanitation work.
8)At present compost yard is not fully
improved to carry out any composting activities. Therefore
the municipal authorities are trying to solve the problem.
10) Bio-Medical waste:
Bio Medical waste of the
nursing home, clinic and laboratories are removed in their
own responsibility without mingling with the garbage's.
PART – IV
Total Solid waste
generated per day in the town
Total Solid waste
cleared per day
Number of compost
yards available and extent
Number and type
of vehicle used Lorry / Tractor / Compactor
of all vehicles per trip
Average Number of
Trips per day
privatization has been attempted and if so in how many