City And Western Cape Government Condemn Violent Protests That Resulted In Metrorail Trains Being Set Alight

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City and Western Cape Government condemn violent protests that resulted in Metrorail trains being set alight. Approximately 150 000 commuters have been affected by the temporary suspension of Metrorail’s central line service on 21 September 2016 due to the violent destruction and sabotage of vital public transport infrastructure, stemming from unrelated protests that have spilled over into the rail network.

City Proposes Flexi-Time And Carpooling To Alleviate Traffic Congestion

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The construction of new road infrastructure alone will not solve Cape Town’s traffic congestion, neither will it improve the long-term sustainability of our city in the midst of rapid population growth. As such, the City of Cape Town has published a draft Travel Demand Management Strategy which proposes interventions to change motorists’ travel patterns and over-reliance on private vehicles. Residents and interested parties, in particular businesses who employ a large number of employees, are requested to please comment on this draft strategy.

City Partners With #Cocreatesa To Rethink Mobility In Cape Town

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Transport Month October 2016 will kick off with the Mobility Indaba #cocreate2MOVE. This five day indaba is happening at Kenilworth Racecourse and is a Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Cape Town event in partnership with the City of Cape Town, Transport for Cape Town, WESGRO and Accelerate Cape Town.

Jack-Hammer Women Find Permanent Employment At The City

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The 24 women who participated in the City of Cape Town’s award-winning Women at Work Programme, where they received training in fixing potholes and doing maintenance work on footways and stormwater pipes, have been appointed in permanent positions at road depots across Cape Town.

City’s Efforts To Cultivate A Cycling Culture In Cape Town Under Discussion At Mobility Indaba

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Transport for Cape Town (TCT), the City’s transport authority, will soon publish a draft Cycling Strategy which aims to increase the percentage of commuter trips made by bicycle from the current 1% to 8% by 2032. Cycling as a viable and safe means of transport in Cape Town is thus one of the key discussion points at the five-day Mobility Indaba which commences at the Kenilworth Racecourse tomorrow, 6 October 2016.

City To Focus On Access And Cost Of Transport In Conjunction With The Need For Jobs And Houses

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SPEECH BY THE CITY’S MAYORAL COMMITTEE MEMBER: TRANSPORT FOR CAPE TOWN, COUNCILLOR BRETT HERRON
 

On behalf of Transport for Cape Town and the City of Cape Town I would like to thank all of you for participating in the Mobility Indaba. A special thanks to the Dutch Consul-General and her team for spearheading this initiative and to Wesgro and Accelerate Cape Town for your support

Constitution Of Transport For Cape Town By-Law To Be Amended

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The City of Cape Town is in the process of amending the Constitution of Transport for Cape Town By-law No 7208, 2013. In terms of Section 17 of the Local Government: Municipal Systems Act, Act 32 of 2000, the public and interested parties or groups are given the opportunity to submit comments, recommendations or input on this amended by-law to the municipality from 8 October 2016 to 7 November 2016.