Cape Town cruise terminal approved

Cape Town could see a new cruise terminal developed at Table Bay Harbour by 2015.

Cape Town prioritizes new rail link to ease congestion

Transport for Cape Town prioritizes the Blue Downs Line as the next major rail intervention in the metropolitan region.

The Artscape Centre as a pedestrian sees it

Artscape and the Future

What would a better Artscape look like? Brett Petzer explores the possibilities of a different future for Cape Town’s Opera House.

Mega-events and citizens

Is there a link between mega-events and human rights? Jay Naidoo and Danny Jordaan discuss the aspects of mega-events which impact on human development.

Cities without borders?

What can the founding of ancient Rome teach us about the future? Trevor Sudano hypothesizes about the trajectory of boundaries and how evolving cities should respond.

Alternative measures of Cape Town’s car addiction

Can the count of car-related businesses act as a barometer of the car dominated world that is Cape Town? Gareth Pearson explores the streets to find out more.

The Western Cape Economy and You

Brett Petzer takes you on a whistle-stop tour of the Western Cape Treasury’s “Provincial Economic Review and Outlook” (PERO) report.

Transport Month: Cape’s traffic signals go green

For Transport Month 2012, the City of Cape Town has completed retrofitting all traffic lights in the City, which will see the city saving 11 818MW hours of electricity per year.

Investment Potential and City Governance: Johannesburg and Cape Town

At this juncture when Moody’s has downgraded our national credit rating, foreign investors question South Africa as a destination and Johannesburg and its governance woes are in the spotlight, it is fitting to look at what governance means.

City Development Update: Old Biscuit Mill Silo Redevelopment

We keep an eye on the redevelopment of the Old Biscuit Mill Silo that should be completed by the start of 2013. Creative Cape Town Academy will occupy five floors with the top panoramic floor open for a new restaurant.