The City of Cape Town’s Transport and Urban Development Authority (TDA) has commenced with the preparatory work for the construction of two MyCiTi bus depots in Mitchells Plain and Khayelitsha. These depots form part of the roll-out of Phase 2A of the MyCiTi bus service which will serve 1,4 million commuters from the Metro South-east.
The City of Cape Town this morning, 6 August 2018, suspended the MyCiTi bus service in Khayelitsha after three MyCiTi buses were stoned and two Golden Arrow Bus Service (GABS) buses were set alight. The service will remain suspended until further notice.
It is important for property owners to have a will in place to ensure the certainty of their assets, including their houses, for their loved ones in the future. Beneficiaries of the City of Cape Town’s Kleinvlei housing project, therefore, had the opportunity to draft their own wills under the guidance of Councillor Brett Herron, Mayoral Committee Member for Transport and Urban Development, who is a lawyer by profession.
On 1 August 2018, the City of Cape Town’s Mayoral Committee approved the appointment of 100 law enforcement officers who will serve in the dedicated Rail Enforcement Unit.
A resolution passed by the City Council on Thursday, 26 July 2018, gets the ball rolling for the appointment of four specialist teams that will assist in expediting the delivery of housing opportunities across the city.
The City of Cape Town has, for the first time since it was formed in December 2000, exceeded its annual target for the delivery of housing opportunities.
"Last week the City Manager informed me that the formal Request for Proposals for the future of the Foreshore Freeway Precinct was to be cancelled following consideration of the appeals against the identification of one qualifying bidder."
The City of Cape Town has cancelled the Request for Proposals for the development of the Foreshore Freeway Precinct.
The recently completed Woodstock skateboard park, which boasts four ramps, was officially opened on Monday 16 July 2018. As part of the festivities, Councillor Brett Herron, Mayoral Committee Member for Transport and Urban Development, got onto a skateboard and joined local skateboarders to test the facility.
The City’s Transport and Urban Development Authority commenced with the construction of 340 Breaking New Ground units on 14 July 2018 at a site located on the corner of Edison Drive and Herschel Way in Belhar. The project is scheduled to take approximately 24 months to complete.