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News and Speeches for Department of Transport and Public Works

Provincial Traffic Services traffic operations: 21 - 27 December 2020

28 December 2020

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Provincial Traffic Services traffic operations: 14 - 20 December 2020

21 December 2020

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The new Malgas Pont is open to public traffic

18 December 2020

The Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) has opened its new motorised pont at Malgas. Read More

Provincial Traffic Services traffic operations: 7 - 13 December 2020

15 December 2020

Western Cape Provincial Traffic Services implemented a total of 67 integrated roadblocks, vehicle checkpoint and speed control operations across the province in the week of 7 to 13 December 2020, and 19 702 vehicles were stopped and checked. Read More

Road Safety Management activity highlights during October Transport Month

15 December 2020

During October Transport Month 2020, the Department of Transport and Public Works Directorate: Road Safety Management (RSM) embarked on a number of road safety initiatives to strengthen road safety education and awareness in th Read More

Minister Madikizela to visit Garden Route to inspect Covid-19 compliance

13 December 2020

Tomorrow, Monday 14 December 2020, the Western Cape Minister of Transport and Public Works, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will visit the Garden Route District to raise awareness of and to assess compliance with Covid-19 regulations in Read More

Distributing bicycles to those in need

11 December 2020

The Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) in conjunction with the Department’s Provincial Bicycle Distribution Programme via the Provincial Sustainable Transport Programme (PSTP), has been busy during the lock-down pe Read More

Minister Madikizela to visit West Coast to inspect Covid-19 compliance

9 December 2020

In a continued effort to reduce the spread of Covid-19 in public transport, the Western Cape Transport and Public Works Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will visit the West Coast District to raise awareness in the Bergrivier an Read More

Provincial Traffic Services traffic operations: 30 November - 6 December 2020

7 December 2020

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Minister Madikizela to inspect Covid-19 compliance at Joe Gqabi Interchange

4 December 2020

As part of Western Cape Government’s COVID-19 awareness and enforcement campaign, the Western Cape Transport and Public Works Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will on Sunday, 6 December 2020, visit Joe Gqabi Long Distance Bus I Read More

Minister Madikizela launches Festive Season Safety Plan

3 December 2020

Media Release by Bonginkosi Madikizela, Western Cape Minister of Transport and Public Works It will not be business as usual during this festive season. Read More

Minister Madikizela To Launch 2020/21 Festive Season Safety Plan

2 December 2020

Tomorrow, Thursday 3 December 2020, Western Cape Minister of Transport and Public Works, Bonginkosi Madikizela will officially launch the 2020/21 festive season safety plan at the Huguenot Tunnel on the N1. Read More

Mossel Bay Shared Services Centre complete

1 December 2020

A R60m project to rehabilitate an existing building in Marsh Street and turn it into the Mossel Bay Shared Services Centre was completed in September 2020. Occupation of the facility has been delayed by a COVID-19-related shortage of the steel... Read More

EPWP construction learnerships begins

1 December 2020

In November, 252 Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) participants who had completed six months of accredited training in a variety of construction related skills started six Read More

Masakh'iSizwe graduate designs field hospital gas systems

1 December 2020

As the country went into hard lockdown in March 2020, what we now refer to as Alert Level 5, the Chief Directorate: Health Infrastructure was contemplating the best ways in which the Western Cape Government could respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More

Alcohol and roads don't mix

1 December 2020

As we approach the festive season, we’ll hear jingle bells wherever we may go. This is also the season to be mindful and wise when it comes to alcohol consumption. As we all know, alcohol and roads don’t mix, and it is up to you to make responsible... Read More

Provincial Traffic Services traffic operations: 23 - 29 November 2020

30 November 2020

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Minister Madikizela condemns taxi related killings

24 November 2020

I strongly condemn the killing of four taxi operators in Nyanga last night. Read More

Provincial Traffic Services traffic operations: 16 - 22 November 2020

23 November 2020

Western Cape Provincial Traffic Services implemented a total of 48 integrated roadblocks, vehicle checkpoint and speed control operations across the province in the week of 16 to 22 November 2020, and 24 951 vehicles were stopp Read More

Results of Provincial Traffic Services traffic operations

16 November 2020

I joined Provincial Traffic Officers during one of the province’s integrated roadblocks in Beaufort West on Sunday. This is one of the busiest long-distance intersections in the country. Read More

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