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News and Speeches for Department of Transport and Public Works

Pay Day Weekend Death Toll Third Worst of the Year

29 September 2014

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

Eighteen Die on Western Cape Roads this Weekend

29 September 2014

On 26 and 27 September, 24 alcohol blitz roadblocks were held across the Western Cape. A total of 2 027 vehicles were stopped as part of Provincial Traffic Services safety campaign. Read More

New Website for Leading Traffic College

28 September 2014

This year has been a proud one for the Gene Louw Traffic College in Brackenfell. In addition to celebrating its 25th anniversary, the college now has its own web presence on the Western Cape Government website. Read More

Toasting Excellence at Gene Louw Traffic College's 25th Anniversary Celebration

26 September 2014

Gene Louw Traffic College (GLTC) celebrated its 25th Anniversary on 26 September 2014 at its campus in Brackenfell. Read More

Eugene Louw Thanks Gene Louw Traffic College

26 September 2014

Eugene (Gene) Louw was the Administrator of the Cape Province from 1979 – 1989. Read More

World Maritime Day Celebrations in Saldanha

25 September 2014

Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works together with the National Department of Transport will celebrate Read More

Payday Weekends See Spike in Road Deaths

25 September 2014

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

Gene Louw Traffic College Celebrates 25th Anniversary

25 September 2014

The Gene Louw Traffic College (GLTC) in Brackenfell will celebrate its 25th anniversary on 26 September 2014. Read More

Five Dead on Western Cape Roads

22 September 2014

On 19 and 20 September, 26 alcohol blitz roadblocks were held across the Western Cape which saw a total of 3 027 vehicles stopped as part of Provincial Traffic Services safety campaign. Read More

Department Constructs its First Temporary Emergency Centre

18 September 2014

The new Heideveld Emergency Centre at the Heideveld Community Day Centre is the first temporary emergency centre ever constructed by the Department of Transport and Public Works. Read More

New Economy Class Train Service Between Cape Town and Worcester

18 September 2014

New economy class train service between Cape Town and Worcester with effect from 1 October 2014. Read More

Buckle Up In the Back – It Is the Law, and the Right Thing to Do

16 September 2014

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

Illegal Strike Action by Taxi Drivers Completely Unacceptable

16 September 2014

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

Various Traffic Violations Recorded at Weekend Roadblocks

15 September 2014

On 12 and 13 September, Provincial Traffic Services held 22 alcohol blitz roadblocks across the Western Cape as part of its safety campaign. A total of 2 383 vehicles were stopped. Read More

Masakh’iSizwe Bursary Applications Open until 30 September 2014

12 September 2014

Are you a South African university student pursuing studies in the engineering and construction environment fields that are relevant to the Department of Transport and Public Works? Read More

Minister Grant Opens New Knysna Traffic Centre

11 September 2014

Safe roads are one of the crucial factors in ensuring that Knysna continues to grow as a holiday destination. Read More

New Knysna Traffic Centre Contributes to Safer Roads

11 September 2014

Offering easy access to all within walking distance of the local police station and emergency facilities, the new Knysna Provincial Traffic Centre is already at the community’s doorstep and ready to serve. Read More

Minister Grant To Open New Knysna Traffic Office

10 September 2014

Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works will officially open the new Provincial Traffic Office in Knysna on 11 September 2014. Read More

Twenty-four Arrested for Drink Driving This Weekend

8 September 2014

On 5 and 6 September, 24 alcohol blitz roadblocks across the Western Cape saw a total of 2 643 vehicles stopped as part of Provincial Traffic Services safety campaign. Read More

Winners of the Road Safety Debate Competition

8 September 2014

Five learners who have been selected to represent the Western Cape at the National Road Safety Debate Competition in Nelspruit from 8 to 10 October 2014 are determined to make their mark and do the province proud. Read More