Taxi associations take over MyCiTi N2 Express service operations

Taxi associations take over MyCiTi N2 Express service operations

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The City of Cape Town extended its current contract with the N2 Express Joint Venture Vehicle Operating Company yesterday afternoon, 28 February 2018. The new agreement takes effect as of today, and signifies a milestone achievement where taxi associations will begin to take charge of the current operations of the four MyCiTi routes in Mitchells Plain and Khayelitsha. 

Rehabilitation of Sea Point Promenade progressing well

Rehabilitation of Sea Point Promenade progressing well

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The City’s Transport and Urban Development Authority (TDA) is continuing with construction work along the Sea Point Promenade between Rocklands Beach and Three Anchor Bay. Once completed, residents and visitors to Cape Town will fully enjoy the benefits of this nine-year-long project that covers the rehabilitation of the promenade along Granger Bay, Mouille Point and Sea Point. 

Kalk Bay harbour parking area gets a facelift

Kalk Bay harbour parking area gets a facelift

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The parking area at the Kalk Bay harbour has received a much-needed facelift. Apart from the newly surfaced parking layout, the City’s Transport and Urban Development Authority (TDA) has added paved walkways to the rocky shoreline along with benches, streetlights, and a recreational area for markets, fairs, and exhibitions during community events. 

Qualifying bidder proposes to finish highways in Foreshore Freeway Precinct

Qualifying bidder proposes to finish highways in Foreshore Freeway Precinct

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"It is said that we shape our cities, and thereafter our cities shape us.This morning I was briefed on the outcome of the City’s appointed Bid Evaluation Committee evaluation of the first stage of a bid evaluation process. The outcome of this innovative and ground-breaking approach to partnering with the private sector to achieve public infrastructure is enormously exciting and has the potential to radically transform Cape Town’s spatial reality within the next decade or so."

City of Cape Town announces qualifying bidder for Foreshore Freeway Precinct development

City of Cape Town announces qualifying bidder for Foreshore Freeway Precinct development

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The appointed Bid Evaluation Committee, having now completed the Stage 1 bid evaluation process, has announced that the qualifying bidder in respect of the Request for Proposals for the Development of the Foreshore Freeway Precinct is Mitchell Du Plessis Projects (Pty) Ltd, trading as Mitchell Du Plessis Associates (MDA). The City has notified the bidders of the outcome of the evaluation process. 

City condemns attacks on MyCiTi stations

City condemns attacks on MyCiTi stations

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"The City of Cape Town condemns in the strongest possible terms the orchestrated attacks on public transport services across Cape Town. Two MyCiTi stations will be closed for several months after protesters nearly destroyed the infrastructure with bricks, stones, and burning tyres."