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Western Cape Government leading the way in energy and water savings

19 October 2017

The WCG is set to save R500 000 per annum in electricity costs from solar PV panels on the rooftops of its Cape Town buildings, and is saving an estimated 25 600 litres of water a day after converting 320 conventional flush urinals into waterless... Read More

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19 October 2017

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Refits and new standards reduce water consumption in WCG buildings

19 October 2017

The Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) is already saving an estimated 25 600 litres of water a day after converting 320 conventional water flush urinals in Read More

Over 19 000 Housing Opportunities Delivered in The Western Cape During 2016/17

19 October 2017

The Western Cape Department of Human Settlements, has today, 19 October 2017, tabled its 2016/17 Annual Report. The Department is delighted to announce it has delivered 19 829 human settlement opportunities against a target of 19 664, for the 2016/... Read More

Expect roadworks on Chappies until December

18 October 2017

Sections of Chapman’s Peak Drive from the Hout Bay end to Lookout Point will be closed from 23 October until 1 December 2017 for the re-surfacing of the roadway. Read More

Premier to provide update on province's sustainable development initiatives

18 October 2017

Tomorrow, Thursday 19 October 2017, Premier Helen Zille will provide a progress update on the province’s sustainable development initiatives - including energy and water saving. Read More

Young Western Cape winemakers win at national awards

18 October 2017

Young winemakers from the Western Cape have scooped top awards at one of the country’s most prestigious competitions. Read More

Deadline for comment on Draft Bill for Commissioner for Children extended

18 October 2017

The deadline for comment on the Bill for the appointment of a Commissioner for Children has been extended to 17 November 2017. The previous deadline was 31 October 2017. Read More

Statement by Minister Dan Plato - Airport shooting condemned

18 October 2017

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety Airport shooting condemned   Date: 18 October 2017 Release: Immediate Read More

Lwandle Frozen Baby: Department will assist police inquest

18 October 2017

The Western Cape Department of Social Development (DSD) will assist the police in their inquest into the death of an approximately 3 month old baby, whose corpse was found in a dustbin in Lwandle. Read More

False claims made in malicious Cape Argus articles

18 October 2017

We fundamentally reject the malicious allegations in the Cape Argus page 3 story of today. Read More

Meeting with the MJC on the high case load experienced by FPS in the Metropole

17 October 2017

Statement by the Western Cape Government Health following the meeting with the Muslim Judicial Council on the extremely high case load experienced by Forensic Pathology Services in the Metropole Read More

Update on Agri processing and Agriculture Jobs in the Western Cape

17 October 2017

This morning (17 October 2017), Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities, hosted a media briefing where he announced the latest jobs and growth numbers in the Western Cape’s agriculture and agri processing sectors. Read More

MEDIA RELEASE: Update on Agri processing and agriculture jobs in the Western Cap

17 October 2017

This morning (17 October 2017), Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities, hosted a media briefing where he announced the latest jobs and growth numbers in the Western Cape’s agriculture and agri processing sectors. Highlights include: Read More

Update on Agri processing and agriculture jobs in the Western Cape

17 October 2017

This morning (17 October 2017), Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities, hosted a media briefing where he announced the latest jobs and growth numbers in the Western Cape’s agriculture and agri processing sectors. Highlights include: Read More

False claims involving WCG employee dismissed

17 October 2017

Today’s Cape Argus front page carries false claims. Read More

Annual Report 2016/17 - DSD receives fourth clean audit in a row

17 October 2017

Today, the Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Adv. Albert Fritz, tabled the department’s annual report for the 2016/17 financial year. Read More

Healthy Team Spirit Highlights West Coast Better Together Games

17 October 2017

The Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) hosted the 2017 West Coast Better Together Games on 13 October at the Vredenburg Sports Grounds and Golf Club in partnership with the Sald Read More

City and Western Cape Government Sign Agreement To Speed Up Delivery of Housing

16 October 2017

Statement By Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela and Mayor Patricia De Lille City and Western Cape Government Sign Significant Agreement To Speed Up Delivery of Housing Opportunities Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato launches Walking Bus initiatives

16 October 2017

This week, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will launch Walking Busses in the communities of Hangberg, Sarepta and Fisantekraal. Read More

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