News and Speeches for Department of Transport and Public Works

Day Passes to Picnic Spots on Chapman’s Peak

30 July 2013

The Western Cape Government advised in February 2012 that the savings generated once the new Operations Centre opened would be sufficient to allow the day pass system to become a permanent feature. Read More

Reward for Information on Taxi Killings

25 July 2013

Police inability to solve taxi murders in the Western Cape was sharply criticised at an event on 25 July 2013 where the Taxi Industry and Western Cape Government pledged to Say No to Taxi Violence. Read More

Chapman’s Peak Toll Tariff Increase

24 July 2013

The annual increase of the Chapman’s Peak Drive toll tariff fees will take effect on 1 August 2013. Read More

Road Deaths in the Province on the Rise

11 July 2013

While the Province continues to record a downward trend in road deaths, a mid-year review of the deaths has shown that the rate at which they are decreasing in 2013 is at its lowest compared to other years. Read More