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Building the Puzzle of Public Transport in Cape Town

The MyCiti bus has transformed public transport for many in Cape Town. Rashiq Fataar considers the history, present and future of bus rapid transit in Cape Town.


Go inside the ZEITZ Museum of Contemporary Art Africa by Heatherwick Studio

Thomas Heatherwick revealed as the designer for the new ZEITZ Museum of Contemporary Art Africa in Cape Town, set to open in 2016.

Design 24 Naspers Centre

Design the new face of the Naspers Centre building

Get designing and enter the Design 24 competition for a new face of the Naspers Centre building, and possibly change the face of the Foreshore?

South African Futures 2030: How Bafana Bafana made Mandela Magic

South Africa in 2030: What is possible?

Where could South Africa be headed by 2030? The ISS have just released a paper and infographic looking at various scenarios.

Photo by tejvanphotos

This week on Metropolist: Cycling in the City

We continue our Cycling in the City series but this time we bring it to radio on our Metropolist show.

Cape Town Stadium panorama

Cape Town Stadium: Accessible versus transparent.

After a comprehensive public participation process about the Cape Town Stadium business plan and proposed operating model, a public-private partnership model was approved in Council, but finding the document was not so easy.


In Photos: Do you love Copenhagen?

We’re in a Copenhagen-mood and interviewing the Lord Mayor of Copenhagen and its the Copenhagen Solutions exhibition in Cape Town. Our favourite photos of Copenhagen by Andrew Brauteseth is a reason to be in a Copenhagen-mood at any time

Naspers Building punched! Never really noticed this sculpture before but it made for a really cool p

This week on Metropolist: The face of cities

What or who is the face of the city, and how can architecture, tourism, branding and the people of a city contribute positively or negatively to that face? This and more on Metropolist this week.

An established tuk-tuk model in India (Source: Author's Own)

Cities and quality of life: Our next #CityTalk

Our next #CityTalk tackles the concept of “quality of life” looking at some of the most famous rankings and surveys.

Render of future Bellville CBD

This week on Metropolist: City nodes

On Metropolist this week, we interview Shahid Solomon, the Executive Programme Director of the Greater Tygerberg Partnership and hear more about the efforts to make Bellville a viable and exciting second node for Cape Town, as well as plans for the regeneration of the Voortrekker Road corridor