ABOUT CMDA


Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) was constituted as an ad-hoc body in 1972 and become statutory body in 1974 vide the Tamil Nadu Town and Country Planning Act 1971. It was established under the sub-section 1 of the section 9 –A (2) of the Act and consisting of the following members:

MEMBERS

1.

Hon’ble Minister for Housing and Urban Development

Chairman

2.

Vice- Chairman, CMDA

Vice Chairman

3.

Member-Secretary, CMDA

Member

4.

Secretary to Government H&UD

Member

5.

Secretary to Government, Finance Dept.

Member

6.

Secretary to Government, Industries Dept.

Member

7.

Secretary to Government, Transport Dept.

Member

8.

Commissioner, Corporation of Chennai

Member

9.

Managing Director CMWSS Board

Member

10.

Director , Town & Country Planning

Member

11.

Chief Urban Planner , CMDA

Member

12.

Chief Engineer, Highways & Rural Works Department

Member

13.

Chief Architect to Government

Member

14.

Joint Director, Town & Country Planning

Member

15.

Chairman, Tamilnadu Housing Board

Member

16.

Chairman Tamilnadu Slum Clearance Board

Member

17.

Member of the State Legislative Assembly

2 Members

18.

Representatives of Local Bodies in CMA

4 Members

19.

Member-Secretary Tamil nadu Pollution Control Board

Special Invitee