News and Speeches for Department of Transport and Public Works

Minister Calls for Mentors for Department's Bursary Scheme Graduates

19 April 2011

Minister Robin Carlisle calls upon registered professionals in the built environment industry in the Western Cape to join the mentorship programme of the Department of Transport and Public Works' Masakh'isizwe Bursary Scheme. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Carlisle to Join Ghost Squads for Operation on MBT Lanes

18 April 2011

Minister Robin Carlisle will tomorrow join members of the City of Cape Town's Ghost Squad for an operation on the Mini-Bus Taxi (MBT) lanes on the N2 incoming to Cape Town. Read More

R44 Safety Project Underway

11 April 2011

In response to the high number of crashes on the R44, particularly the exceptionally high rate of fatal crashes, MEC for Transport, Robin Carlisle, ordered that a survey of the most dangerous stretches be done and action initiated to bring the road... Read More

Free Vehicle Safety Checks for Easter

11 April 2011

The Western Cape Retail Motor Industry (RMI) has again partnered with the Safely Home campaign to provide motorists in the province with free vehicle safety checks ahead of the Easter period. Read More