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News and Speeches Archive

Expect closures on Chapman’s Peak Drive this winter

15 June 2016

Motorists can expect intermittent road closures on Chapman’s Peak Drive this winter whenever high-risk weather conditions make the road unsafe. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Marais to Celebrate Youth Day in Paarl

15 June 2016

Tomorrow, 16 June 2016, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais will celebrate National Youth Day with the community of Paarl.   Read More

Delft Community Takes Ownership

15 June 2016

On 16 May, Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela handed over 100 title deeds to residents from the Delft community. Twenty-eight elderly recipients celebrated home ownership for the first time. Read More

Dräger gets green light for roll out from 1 August 2016

15 June 2016

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

Treasury creating opportunities for the youth

15 June 2016

While growing the economy and jobs is one of the main aims of the Western Cape Government it is similarly important that we create an able and skilled workforce. . Read More

New Karl Bremer building wins green accolades

14 June 2016

The Department of Transport and Public Works has been recognised by the Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA) for its work on a building currently under construct Read More

Media Alert: Young Drama Festival Winners to Star in Suidooster Drama Series

14 June 2016

Tomorrow, 15 June 2016, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais will accompany the three winners of the Department’s Read More

Construction of Beaufort West Clinic

14 June 2016

The Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works delivers infrastructure and services to people of the province to promote positive socio-economic outcome and safe, empowered and connected communities. Read More

Gugulethu/Manenberg Youth Cafe to be launched by Minister Fritz

14 June 2016

Minister Albert Fritz will on Thursday launch the province’s sixth Youth Café, opposite the Nyanga Junction train station, Cape Town. The location of this Youth Café is important, as it brings together the youth of two communities purposefully... Read More

African Horse Sickness Movement Restrictions Lifted

14 June 2016

Movement controls within the surveillance zone to contain an outbreak of African Horse Sickness in the Boland have been lifted. Read More

Current Go George routes finalised and mapped

14 June 2016

George Municipality Press Release Read More

Minister Plato to handover Safety Kiosks in Manenberg and Hanover Park

13 June 2016

Today, Monday 13 June 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will officially hand over two Safety Kiosks to the City of Cape Town to be deployed in Manenberg and Hanover Park. Read More

Media Alert: Khayelitsha Library to Receive Chess Tables from Minister Marais

13 June 2016

Today, 13 June 2016, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais will hand over chess tables to the Khayelitsha community at their local library. Read More

Four fatalities on Western Cape roads

13 June 2016

A preliminary report from the Western Cape Department of Health’s Forensic Pathology Services indicates that four road users died on the province’s roads over the weekend. Read More

Attack on Delft Police Officers Condemned

13 June 2016

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety Read More

Controversial “First Kiss” campaign a massive hit

13 June 2016

Statement by Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works Rear seat seat-belt compliance up 161% and 27.5% increase in overall seatbelt compliance. May 2016 passenger fatalities down 30% versus 2014, 2015 numbers. Read More

Western Cape to Honour Top Agriculture Worker

13 June 2016

On the road to awarding the Western Cape’s top agricultural worker, a series of provincial competitions are set to kick off next month. Read More

Minister Plato to handover Safety Kiosks in Manenberg and Hanover Park

12 June 2016

Tomorrow, Monday 13 June 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will officially hand over two Safety Kiosks to the City of Cape Town to be deployed in Manenberg and Hanover Park. Read More

Minister Plato hosts Worcester PNP consultation

10 June 2016

Today, Friday 10 June 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety will host the Policing Needs and Priorities determination consultation sessions for the Worcester policing cluster. Read More

People living with disabilities in Khayelitsha to be visited by Minister Fritz

9 June 2016

Today, as part of our ongoing campaign to raise awareness on issues affecting the disabled community, Minister Albert Fritz will visit six families living with persons with disabilities in Khayelitsha. Local community activists requested Minister... Read More

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