News and Speeches for Department of Transport and Public Works

Twenty-six Drink Driving Arrests over First Weekend of School Holidays

30 June 2014

Statement by Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works Read More

Taxi Violence a Concern to the City of Cape Town and the Western Cape Government

26 June 2014

The Western Cape Government and the City of Cape Town will jointly respond to the issues arising regarding the incidents of violent crime in the taxi industry across Cape Town areas. Read More

Provincial Traffic Services Weekend Traffic Operations

23 June 2014

On 20 and 21 June 2014, 24 alcohol blitz roadblocks across the Western Cape saw a total of 2 067 vehicles stopped as part of Provincial Traffic services safety campaign. Read More

Provincial Traffic Enforcement Gets a Human Resource Injection

20 June 2014

The Minister of Transport and Public Works, Donald Grant was the keynote speaker at a graduation ceremony for traffic recruits.  The ceremony took place at Gene Louw Traffic College in Brackenfell.  Of the total number of graduat Read More

Transport and Public Works Official Selected for Obama Fellowship

18 June 2014

Danielle Manuel from the Department of Transport and Public Works was selected to attend the first Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders. Read More

SAPS Arrest Suspect Linked to Tom Queba Murder

18 June 2014

Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works, welcomes the arrest of a suspect linked to Tom Queba’s murder and congratulates the South African Police Service (SAPS). Read More

National Departments of Transport and Basic Education Discuss Learner Transport

10 June 2014

Policy on transporting of school learners reach finalisation and heads to Cabinet for approval. Read More

Provincial Traffic on High Alert over Dangerous and Wet Winter Period

10 June 2014

Joint traffic operations will be conducted to ensure increased road user safety. Read More

Media Alert: Measures to be Taken for Winter Traffic Law Enforcement

9 June 2014

Minister Donald Grant and Provincial Traffic Chief Kenny Africa, will brief the media on the Provincial Traffic Law Enforcement Operational Plan for the high risk, wet winter period. Read More

Transport Stakeholders Discuss George Integrated Public Transport Network

6 June 2014

Discussions around the implementation of the George Integrated Public Transport Network (GITPN) set to continue. Read More

Province Committed To Making Level Crossings Safer For All Commuters

3 June 2014

Statement by Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works Read More

Results of Weekend Traffic Operations on 30 and 31 May 2014

2 June 2014

This weekend’s 24 alcohol blitz roadblocks across the Western Cape saw a total of 1 937 vehicles stopped as part of Provincial Traffic Services Safety Campaign. Read More