News and Speeches for Department of Transport and Public Works | Western Cape Government

News and Speeches for Department of Transport and Public Works

Seven fatalities on Western Cape roads

29 May 2017

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

Phase 2 of new emergency centre at Stellenbosch Hospital complete

29 May 2017

The second phase of a R34 million Department of Transport and Public Works project to build a new emergency centre at Stellenbosch Hospital for the West Read More

Two weekend fatalities on Western Cape roads

22 May 2017

Twenty-three people were arrested over the weekend by officers of Western Cape Provincial Traffic Services for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol. Read More

Stormwater pipeline installation in Du Toit Street, Montagu

18 May 2017

The Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) is continuing to install a new stormwater pipeline in Du Toit St in Montagu. Read More

N2 roadworks are 78% complete

16 May 2017

A Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) project to rehabilitate 7 km of the N2 between Borcherds Quarry Rd and the R300, and to add a third lane in both directions, is 78% complete. Read More

One fatality on Western Cape roads

15 May 2017

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

Construction of two new Kraaifontein schools begins

12 May 2017

The Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) has started building the Vredekloof Primary School and the Kraaifontein High School. Read More

Avoid the N1 between Old Oak Rd and the R300 this weekend

11 May 2017

The N1 between Old Oak Road and the R300 interchange will be closed this weekend to allow for the safe demolition of the western portion of the Old Oak Road bridge. Read More

Temporary closure between Old Oak Road and R300 interchange

9 May 2017

The portion of the N1 between Old Oak Road and the R300 interchange will be closed from 19:00 on 12 May 2017 until 05:00 on 15 May 2017 to permit the safe demolition of the western portion of the Old Oak Road Bridge. Read More

Two fatalities on Western Cape roads

8 May 2017

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

Ministers pay visit to new Five Star Green Khayelitsha Shared Services Centre

8 May 2017

Joint Statement by Donald Grant, Dr Nomafrench Mbombo, and Adv Albert Fritz Ministers of Transport and Public Works, Health, and Social Development Read More

Ministers to pay visit to new Five Star Green Khayelitsha Shared Services Centre

8 May 2017

Western Cape Ministers of Transport and Public Works, Donald Grant, Health, Dr Nomafrench Mbombo, and Read More

Temporary closures of the Breede River Bridge

3 May 2017

The Breede River Bridge between Rawsonville and Worcester will be closed from 5 to 7 May 2017 and again from 12 to 14 May 2017 for necessary repairs and widening. Read More

Six fatalities on Western Cape roads

2 May 2017

Provincial traffic officers had their hands full keeping our roads safe at various roadblocks across the Western Cape over the long weekend. A total of 59 motorists were arrested for allegedly driving under the influence, more than double the tally... Read More