Smart City

Inviting for Shivamogga City as smart city.

Shivamogga City Corporation Shivamogga in Karnataka State has been selected by the Ministry of Urban Development as one of the 100 smart cities to participate in the Smart City Challenge Stage-2 by the Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India. Shivamogga City is the head quarter of malnad region located on the western Ghats. Mainly Shivamogga City is known for its culture, education and commerce.Shivamogga City Corporation Shivamogga has to submit a Smart City Proposal (SCP) to the Ministry of Urban Development, GOI which shall outline the consultations held with the city residents and other stakeholders unfolding the aspiration of people matched with the vision contained in the smart city proposal. In order to make the smart city proposals more participatory and inclusive, Shivamogga City Corporation Shivamogga hereby invites smart livable and sustainable suggestions/ideas from citizens to make Shivamogga City as smart city.The resident are requested to post their suggestion pertaining to infrastructure services and smart solution such as water supply and recycling and conservation, energy management using smart grid, sanitation including solid waste management, efficient urban mobility, robust IT connectivity and digitization, safety and security of citizen particularly women elderly by use of CCTV surveillance, smart street lighting, public WiFi network, parking, development of non-motorized transport, sustainable environment, intelligent traffic management, energy efficient street lights, health and education services using IT enabled smart applications , innovative use of open spaces or any other feature the citizen would like to include as part of smart city vision. The citizen are also requested to post their ideas of financing of the smart city plan and the revenue model to attract private public participation etc. For any sugestion or ideas please mail to  

It’s Your City, You Suggest

For making Shivamogga City as SMART CITY all Citizens or Stakeholders are invited to participate in Essay Writing Competition.Your Essay to have following templates:
1. TOPIC (Max 25 Words)
2. What is Top Priority Area/Idea for Making Shivamogga City as Smart city (in Max 150 Words)
3. Why is it important for city (Shivamogga City)? (Max 150 Word)
 4. What is your smart solution to implement your Idea (Max 200 Words)

The TOP 5 Essays will be awarded as:
                 a)1st Prize(One)–Cash Incentive of Rs. 25000 /- (Twenty five Thousand only)
                 b) 2nd Prize(One) – Cash Incentive of Rs.20000 /- (Twenty Thousand only)
                 c) 3rd Prize(One) – Cash Incentive of Rs. 15000 /- (Fifteen Thousand only)
                 d) 4th Prize(One) – Cash Incentive of Rs. 10000 /- (Ten Thousand only)
                 e) 5th Prize (Six)– Cash Incentive of Rs. 5000 /- (Five Thousand only) each.

            The Competition shall be closed on 30th October, 2015.

Terms and Conditions:
 1. The winner shall be chosen on the basis of Innovative and Actionable idea and creativity.
 2. The decision of Shivamogga City Corporation for selecting the winner shall be treated as Final.