Residents are reminded to comment on the City of Cape Town’s new Comprehensive Integrated Transport Plan (CITP), outlining the strategies and plans for the next five years – 2023 to 2028 – to improve transport in Cape Town, including access to a range of transport choices that are sustainable and dignified. The closing date for comments is 30 November 2022.
The City of Cape Town’s Urban Mobility Directorate will be resurfacing sections of major roads in Bellville and surrounds from the end of November until February 2023. One of the roads to be worked on is Old Paarl Road (R101) which carries a high volume of traffic in the morning and afternoon peak hour periods. The work will have an impact on traffic flow and commuters are requested to plan accordingly.
The City of Cape Town’s Urban Mobility Directorate will be resurfacing various roads in the Cape Town CBD from Tuesday, 15 November 2022. Residents can expect the works to continue until Friday, 3 February 2023, pending unforeseen delays and inclement weather.
The City’s Urban Mobility Directorate will install a number of traffic calming measures within wards across the metro to support ongoing efforts to improve road safety for all residents. The work is set to commence on Tuesday, 15 November 2022 and is anticipated to conclude on Tuesday, 3 February 2023.
The City of Cape Town’s Urban Mobility Directorate is piloting underground chambers for the safe storage of traffic signal controllers and uninterrupted power supply (UPS) systems at intersections prone to vandalism and theft. Two chambers – also referred to as prefabricated underground utility manholes – have been installed at an intersection in Belhar.
The City of Cape Town’s Urban Mobility Directorate is proposing a MyCiTi bus staging facility for buses and drivers in Wynberg. The facility will be located adjacent to Wetton Road, in close proximity to the M5 and Rosmead Avenue. Residents and interested and affected parties are encouraged to submit their comments by 9 December 2022.
The City’s Urban Mobility Directorate wants to inform residents and road users that we are busy constructing new kerbs and sidewalks along certain roads in the Somerset West central business district (CBD). The work will continue until December 2022 and all are advised to find alternative routes where possible.
The City of Cape Town has developed a concept plan for the major refurbishment of the Wynberg public transport interchange (PTI). The plan is now available for public comment until 9 December 2022. The City is also hosting a public information day on Thursday, 17 November 2022, where officials will answer residents’ questions.
The City of Cape Town’s Urban Mobility Directorate will perform maintenance on traffic signs at various major and minor arterial road intersections in the Mitchells Plain area, including local roads in Tafelsig and Portlands. Work is set to commence on Thursday, 3 November 2022 and is expected to conclude by Wednesday, 30 November 2022.
The City of Cape Town’s Urban Mobility Directorate will be upgrading Amandel Road in Kuils River and Broadway Boulevard in Strand as part of its ongoing efforts to alleviate traffic congestion along key arterial routes within the metro.