Premier Zille And Minister Madikizela To Launch R200m Project In Mitchells Plain | Western Cape Government



Premier Zille And Minister Madikizela To Launch R200m Project In Mitchells Plain

29 April 2019

Today, Monday 29 April 2019, Premier Helen Zille will join Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela during the launch of the multi-million New Woodlands Integrated Residential Development Programme (IRDP) housing project in Mitchell’s Plain.                                                             

The New Woodlands IRDP worth R212 million will yield 440 Breaking New Ground (BNG) housing opportunities for Kosovo Informal Settlement residents and New Woodlands backyarders.

The New Woodlands Housing Project forms part of the Southern Corridor Integrated Human Settlement Programme that is a catalytic project registered with the National Department of Human Settlements.   The Programme is a joint initiative with the City of Cape Town and will deliver approximately 50 000 housing opportunities to residents within the City of Cape Town.  

Phase 1 of the Southern Corridor Housing Project will yield up to 10 000 housing opportunities in the Philippi and Mitchell Plain areas.

Details are as follow:
Date: Monday, 29 April 2019
Time: 10:00
Venue: Erf 694, Walter Battis Road, New Woodlands 

All media is invited. There will be opportunities for media interviews and photographs

Media Enquiries: 

Mrs Ntomboxolo Makoba-Somdaka
Spokesperson for Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela
Tel: 021 483 4798
Cell: 082 953 0026

Mr Nathan Adriaanse
Director: Communication and Stakeholder Relations
Tel: 021 483 2868
Cell: 083 263 1720

Ewald Botha
Spokesperson for Premier Helen Zille
Cell: 079 694 1113
Tell: 021 483 4584