Historical moments

 

922.

Levying of Marriage and burial tax by Cholan Paranthagan.

944.

Digging of "Thazhi" Lake at Kollampalayam.

1079.

Cancellation of hanging for killing of culprits.

1204

Avani Perur Maniam (subsidy) for Sivan Temple.

1265

Completion of Kalingarayan Canal.

1275.

Semoor Maaniyam (subsidy) for Perumal Koil.

1340.

Thindal Maaniyam (Subsidy) for Sivan Temple.

1420.

Construction of Sripatha Mandapam (Carridor) at Perumal Temple.

1502.

Palamedu Maaniyam (Subsidy) for Sivan Temple.

1527.

Lakkapuram maaniyam (Subsidy) for the both temple.

1588.

Digging of Kamalapushkarani pond.

1628.

Commencement of Chandramathi Mudaliar Madam (Choultry)

1630.

Kandirava Narasaraja Temple construction work.

1640.

Renovation of Fort by Thirumalai Naicken.

1643.

Commencement of Muthu  Veerappa Naicken Choultry. (Veerappan Chathiram)

1656.

Battle of "Mookkaruppu" (Nose cutting)

1672.

Battle of Mysore versus Madurai Naicker.

1779.

Arrival of "Swards Pastor"

1790.

Medows Captured Erode.

1791.

Erode annexed to East India Company.

1799

Commencement of "Company Governance" Capital in Bhavani.

1804.

Change of District Capital from Coimbatore to Bhavani.

1815.

Kongalamman koil construction work commenced.

1819.

Introduction of Cotton Crop.

1830.

Work of "London Mission" commences.

1860.

Erode becomes Taluk Headquarters.

1862.

"Jail" started functioning.

1871

Creation of Municipality.

1871.

First Population Census (10,201)

1876.

Cholera and Famine.

1878.

Measures of Curb Famine, Destruction of Erode Fort.

1882.

Big Flood at Cauvery River.

1891.

Taking copy of Stone scriptures by "Wulce" the German.

1893.

Commencement of Vaheesa Baktha Samajam (Appar Swamigal Madam)

1910.

Taking copy of Stone scriptures for the second time.

1917.

Commencement of "Gosha Hospital" ( C.S.I.Hospital)

1918.

Distribution of Water using Steam Engine.

1923.

"Compulsory Education" firstly imposed.

1926.

Writing of "Aranganatha Pathipagam" by E.V.Krishnasamy Naicker.

1930.

The first music conference of Tamil nadu held.

1934.

Appointment of First Municipal Commissioner

1938

Distribution of Water by Electric Motor.

1939.

Municipality turns III Grade.

1940.

Municipality turns II Grade.

1945.

Electrification of streets.

1949.

Municipality becomes I Grade.

1972.

Municipality becomes Selection Grade.

1979.

Commencement of Periyar District.

1981.

Municipality becomes Special Grade.

  2008   Erode Municipality upgraded as Erode City Municipal Corporation
  2010   Under Ground Drainage Sewerage Scheme Started
  2010   New Office Building at Rs.5.00 Crores Constructed