City welcomes hefty sentence for cable thief, saddened by attack on GABS bus driver

City welcomes hefty sentence for cable thief, saddened by attack on GABS bus driver

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"The hefty sentence imposed on a convicted cable thief yesterday in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court is a victory for our rail commuters who often experience delays due to vandalism and theft of Metrorail assets. It is the first time that we have seen the Criminal Matters Amendment Act applied with success in the Western Cape, and I want to commend Metrorail, the South African Police Service, the prosecutors, and all other partners for their hard work."

City hosts further engagements

City hosts further engagements

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The City of Cape Town’s Transport and Urban Development Authority and Codeta, with the participation of the National Department of Transport, had a fruitful meeting last night, 5 June 2018. 

City saves R20 million on the Plattekloof Road dual carriageway upgrade project

City saves R20 million on the Plattekloof Road dual carriageway upgrade project

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The City’s Transport and Urban Development Authority, in collaboration with the Richmond Park Development Company, recently completed a project in Bothasig where Plattekloof Road was upgraded into a dual carriageway to alleviate traffic congestion. Initially estimated at R100 million, the costs for the two-year project were reduced to R80 million through good project planning.

City redirects funding for new housing around Dunoon

City redirects funding for new housing around Dunoon

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The City of Cape Town’s Transport and Urban Development Authority (TDA) is planning two major infrastructure projects that will transform Dunoon into a well-developed neighbourhood where residents will have access to a first-class public transport facility and formal housing opportunities.

MyCiTi service back on track

MyCiTi service back on track

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The MyCiTi service resumed operations this morning after buses were grounded for nearly a month due to the nationwide strike action affecting the South African bus industry. The City expects that the buses on most of the routes will soon operate on schedule as the service settles in.