News and Speeches for Department of Transport and Public Works

Minister Grant extends condolences to family of SANTACO Western Cape Chairperson

23 December 2018

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

Neonatal Unit at Groote Schuur Hospital complete

21 December 2018

A R45 million project to renovate the neonatal unit at Groote Schuur Hospital reached practical completion on 13 December 2018. Read More

Report on Western Cape Provincial Traffic Services operations

20 December 2018

Report on Western Cape Provincial Traffic Services operations, 14 December – 17 December 2018 Read More

Road deaths spike following horror crash this past long weekend

19 December 2018

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

New Vredekloof primary school reaches practical completion

19 December 2018

The new Vredekloof Primary School in Kraaifontein reached practical completion on 13 December 2018. This R51 million Department of Transport and Public Works project started in May 2017 and is expected to open its doors in January 2019. Read More

N1 Plattekloof roadworks update

19 December 2018

A R487 million Department of Transport and Public Works project to upgrade a section of the N1 between Plattekloof Road and Old Oak Interchange is expected to be completed early in May 2019. Read More

Expected delays on provincial roads

13 December 2018

Construction activities at various Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) road infrastructure projects will shut down between 14 December 2018 and 9 January 2019. Read More

Integrated exodus and fatigue management operations

13 December 2018

Many thousands of motorists will be travelling on Western Cape roads during the festive season. Very high traffic volumes at this time of year are expected to cause an increase in moving violations, reckless and negligent driving, speeding, and... Read More

Weekly report on Western Cape Provincial Traffic Services operations

12 December 2018

Weekly report on Western Cape Provincial Traffic Services operations, 3 December – 9 December 2018 Read More

Using technology to improve road safety in Overberg

12 December 2018

With new in-vehicle technology, traffic officers in the Overberg District will be working around the clock to help create safer, booze-free roads. Read More

Department and Hawks bust corrupt officials for issuing fraudulent documentation

12 December 2018

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

Overberg to launch Integrated Traffic Operational Plan for the festive season

10 December 2018

The Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) and three local municipalities in the Overberg District will launch an integrated traffic operational plan for the festive season in Caledon on 11 December 2018. Read More

Two new mobile alcohol evidentiary units to be deployed in hot spots

6 December 2018

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

Weekly report on Western Cape Provincial Traffic Services operations

5 December 2018

Weekly report on Western Cape Provincial Traffic Services operations, 26 November – 2 December 2018 Read More

Minister Grant to unveil latest enforcement technology at festive season launch

5 December 2018

Tomorrow morning, Thursday 6 December 2018, Western Cape Minister of Transport and Public Works, Donald Grant, will launch the Integrated Provincial Traffic Operational Plan for the Festive Season 2018/2019. Read More

An integrated approach to road safety this festive season

4 December 2018

Provincial Traffic Services of the Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) and other road safety agencies in the Western Cape are about to launch integrated traffic law enforcement plans for the festive season. Read More

Help us to create booze-free roads

30 November 2018

Traffic officers of the Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) and other law enforcement agencies will have their hands full making our roads safer this December-January holiday period. Read More

New Kraaifontein primary school complete

30 November 2018

The Department of Transport and Public Works completed the construction of the new Kraaifontein Primary School on 30 November 2018. This R50 million project started in May 2017 and is expected to open its doors in January 2019. Read More

Road safety school education recognition and showcase event

27 November 2018

The Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) will be hosting a road safety showcase event at the Good Hope Seminary Junior School on 29 November 2018. Read More