News and Speeches for Department of Transport and Public Works

Minister Welcomes Appointment of Board Chairpersons for PRASA and SAMSA

30 July 2014

Honourable Dipuo Peters (MP) National Minister of Transport, has warmly welcomed the appointments of Dr Popo Molefe and Vice Admiral Johannes Mudimu as board chairpersons for the Passenger R Read More

Minister Grant Condemns Acts of Vandalism on Metrorail Infrastructure

30 July 2014

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

Twenty-eight Arrested at Weekend Roadblocks

28 July 2014

On 25 and 26 July 2014, 16 alcohol blitz roadblocks across the Western Cape saw a total of 1 169 vehicles stopped as part of Provincial Traffic Services’ safety campaign. Read More

Fifty Beneficiaries on Course to Getting Drivers’ Licences

17 July 2014

Fifty (50) Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) beneficiaries from various parts of the Western Cape are determined to get their learners’ licences through lessons presented by the Read More

Chapman’s Peak Toll Fee Increase

15 July 2014

The annual increase of the Chapman’s Peak Drive toll fees will take effect on 1 August 2014.The increase is determined according to the percentage increase between the Consumer Price Index (CPI) in March the previous year and March the current year... Read More

285 Fines Issued at Weekend Roadblocks

14 July 2014

Results of Provincial Traffic Services Weekend Traffic Operations on 11 and 12 July 2014 Read More

Accessible Public Transport Service

14 July 2014

Final Call for All People whose Physical Disabilities Render Them Unable to Use Mainstream Public Transport Read More

New High Mast Lights to Make Eikenfontein Station Safer For Commuters

10 July 2014

Joint Media Statement by Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works and Richard Walker, Metrorail Regional Manager Read More

Four National Traffic Police Members Arrested

9 July 2014

Ms Dipuo Peters, the National Minister of Transport has received with shock reports of the arrest of four traffic officials attached to the Road Traffic Management Corporation's (RTMC) National Traffic Police. Read More

High Mast Lighting Project Launch at Eikenfontein Station

9 July 2014

On 10 July 2014, Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works and Richard Walker, Regional Manager for Metrorail will be initiating the high mast lighting at the Eikenfontein Train Station. Read More