The City of Cape Town completed the 10-month construction of a new minibus-taxi facility in Masiphumelele.

The new facility is located on the corner of Kommetjie and Pokela Roads and will make commuting to and from Masiphumelele a lot more convenient and pleasant.

The new facility can accommodate 4 000 commuters and 65 minibus-taxis every day. Along with 30 informal traders.

The construction of the rank created 942 000 temporary employment opportunities for the surrounding communities.

START DATE: September 2018

PLANNED END DATE: July 2019

PROJECT STATUS: Complete

INVESTMENT: R13.8 million

SCOPE OF WORK: 

  • Construction of new roofing with solar panels
  • Developmen of informal trading facilities
  • Upgrading of existing stormwater system