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News and Speeches for Department of Transport and Public Works

Traffic Authorities Issue Warning as Pay Day Weekend Fatalities on the Rise

30 October 2014

Joint Statement by Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works, and Provincial and City Traffic Authorities Read More

Green Conference for Public Health Facilities

30 October 2014

The Western Cape Government’s campaign to go 110% Green will get a further boost on Friday, 31 October 2014 when the Read More

Gene Louw Traffic College Cares

29 October 2014

Annual Outreach Programme 2014/15 Read More

Keeping Child Pedestrians Safe

28 October 2014

Posters have been put up in five high-risk areas in the City of Cape Town reminding motorists to be more aware of child pedestrians. Read More

Masiqaphele Abantwana Bethu – Let Us Protect Our Children

28 October 2014

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

Minister Grant to Unveil Child Pedestrian Safety Poster Campaign in Mfuleni

28 October 2014

Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works will unveil Safely Home’s Child Pedestrian Safety posters at Itsitsa Primary School, Mfuleni on 28 Octobe Read More

Safely Home Road Safety Workshop

27 October 2014

Safely Home, Childsafe and Sanral will host a road safety workshop on 30 October 2014 on Pedestrian Awareness and Pay Day Weekends at Sanral’s Provincial Headquarters in Oakdale. Read More

Attack on Metrorail and Public Transport Must Be Met With Harshest Consequence

27 October 2014

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

Over 900 Speeding Offences Recorded This Weekend

27 October 2014

On 24 and 25 October, 26 alcohol blitz roadblocks across the Western Cape saw a total of 2 539 vehicles stopped as part of Provincial Traffic Services safety campaign. Read More

R70.7 million to Eliminate Eight Level Crossings

24 October 2014

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

Minister Grant to Tour Vlaeberg Level Crossing Elimination Project

23 October 2014

At 7:00 on 24 October 2014, Donald Grant,  Minister of Transport and Public Works and Richard Walker, Metrorail Regional Manager will tour the site of the Vlaeberg Level Crossin Read More

Safely Home Releases New Crash Witness Video

22 October 2014

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

Nineteen Die on Western Cape Roads

20 October 2014

Nineteen people died on Western Cape roads this weekend. Seven of them were pedestrians, seven drivers of vehicles, four were passengers and one was a motorcyclist. Read More

Successful Learner Transport Law Enforcement Operation in Mossel Bay

20 October 2014

A successful learner transport law enforcement operation was held at the Milkwood Primary School in Mossel Bay on Friday, 17 October 2014. Read More

Six Vehicles Impounded in Scholar Transport Operation in Parow

16 October 2014

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

Learner Transport Law Enforcement Operation in Mossel Bay

16 October 2014

The Department of Transport and Public Works will partner with the Mossel Bay Municipality and National Department Read More

Education Minister to Visit Site of Recent Child Pedestrian Tragedy

13 October 2014

At 7:38 on Friday 8 August, a five-year-old boy on his way to school was struck and killed at a pedestrian crossing. The story of this little boy is symbolic of the dangers faced by small children on roads in our poorer communities. Read More

Thirty Eight Arrested for Drinking and Driving this Weekend

13 October 2014

On 10 and 11 October, 25 alcohol blitz roadblocks were held across the Western Cape with a total of 2 833 vehicles stopped as part of Provincial Traffic Services safety campaign. Read More

One Child Killed On the Way to School Is One Too Many

13 October 2014

Joint Statement by Debbie Schäfer, Minister of Education and Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works Read More

The Road Accident Fund's “RAF on the Road” Campaign Event in Mfuleni

11 October 2014

Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works delivered the keynote address in support of the Read More