News and Speeches for Department of Transport and Public Works

Opening of R100 million Plettenberg Bay Airport Road

30 January 2017

Statement by Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works I should like to welcome you all today to this auspicious occasion, marking the culmination of a 15 month project that is set to significantly change the future prospects of the... Read More

Three fatalities on Western Cape roads

30 January 2017

Report on weekend provincial traffic law enforcement operations Read More

Road rehabilitation between Robertson and Bonnievale

25 January 2017

The Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) has started a project to rehabilitate the R317 between Robertson and Bonnievale. This R205 million project is expected to have been completed in mid-2018. Read More

Four fatalities on Western Cape roads

23 January 2017

Report on weekend provincial traffic law enforcement operations Read More

Temporary closure on N1 between R300 and Durban Rd

18 January 2017

The N1 inbound between the R300 and Durban Road will be closed from 19:00 on 21 January 2017 until 8:00 on 22 January 2017. Read More

Services installation update on Cogmanskloof roadworks (Montagu/ Ashton)

17 January 2017

Good progress has been made on a 36-month Department of Transport and Public Works contract to rehabilitate and upgrade various sections of the R60 and R62 between Ashton and Montagu through Cogmanskloof. Read More

Nine fatalities on Western Cape roads

16 January 2017

Report on weekend provincial traffic law enforcement operations Read More

Overberg District Safety Plan shows promising results as road deaths plummet

12 January 2017

Evidence-based planning cited as key to successful first quarter of implementation Read More

Newly-constructed schools in Western Cape

11 January 2017

Four of our newly-constructed schools opened their doors on 11 January 2017. Read More

Two fatalities on Western Cape roads

9 January 2017

A preliminary report from Western Cape Provincial Traffic Services indicates that two road users died on the province’s roads over the weekend. Read More

Stanford roadworks begin

5 January 2017

The Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) has started slope repairs on the R326 near Stanford. Read More

Long weekend claims 11 lives on Western Cape roads

3 January 2017

Report on weekend provincial traffic law enforcement operations Read More