Extended Mumbai Urban Infrastructure Project
The Authority is implementing the Mumbai Urban Infrastructure Project (MUIP) in the jurisdiction of Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai. Lakhs of people travel to Mumbai from its Metropolitan Region and to make available similar infrastructure facilities for them the Authority thought it necessary to extend the Mumbai Urban Infrastructure Project (MUIP) to the Metropolitan Region and reduce traffic congestion.
The availability of infrastructure facilities will help prosper industries and create newer opportunities in the Metropolitan Region so as to reduce the additional pressure on the infrastructure in the city of Mumbai. The Authority in its meeting held on 24th December, 2007 sanctioned road development and flyover at a cost of Rs.1,493.26 crores in Thane, Navi Mumbai, Kalyan-Dombivali, Mira-Bhayendar, Panvel, Vasai and Virar.
The Extended Mumbai Urban Infrastructure Project includes:
- Construction of 3 creek bridges
- 2 rail over bridge
- 9 flyovers
- Widening and development of 131.50 km long roads