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Development Updates : Cape Town

2016

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Goldies Development Update

New mixed use tower development, Goldies, formally announced

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New runway for Cape Town International Airport moves ahead

New runway for Cape Town International Airport moves ahead

Parliament commissions study on whether it should move to Pretoria

Parliament commissions study on whether it should move to Pretoria

Khayelitsha Youth & Community Centre

Khayelitsha Youth & Community Centre opens

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117 on Strand: Mixed-use development in Bo-Kaap

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Conradie Development, exemplar of the “Better Living Model”, under scrutiny over affordability.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New tallest building planned for site near Cape Town Station

New tallest building planned for site near Cape Town Station

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Tsogo Sun R680m hotel in Cape Town CBD under construction

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Cape Town Film Studio is expanding

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New Cape Town Museum to be housed in the old Standard Bank Building

Newlands Cricket Stadium will receive a R450 million mixed-use development.

Newlands Cricket Stadium will receive a R450 million mixed-use development.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cruise Terminal Development Update

Development of Luxury Cruise Terminal at E Berth in Duncan docks

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The Yacht Club: New development along Cape Town’s Roggebaai Canal

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New R400 million headquarters for KPMG on Cape Town’s Foreshore

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New MyCiti bus routes

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117 on Strand : Mixed use development on Strand Street

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The new R104 million District Six health facility under construction

The new R104 million District Six health facility under construction

Bo-kaap Heritage Appeal Development Update Rates

Bo-kaap residents have appealed the R1bn development decision

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The City of Cape Town opposes Sanral plans for tolled highways

Manenberg Urban Renewal Plan development Update

Manenberg Urban Transformation: “Historic plans” unveiled

Athlone Power Station View

World Bank and City Cape Town collaborate on the future of the Athlone Power Station site

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

R1bn development for Cape Town station forecourt

R1bn development for Cape Town station forecourt

V&A Waterfront Renovations

V&A Waterfront Food Court undergoes major renovation

River Club to undergo R4 billion redevelopment

River Club to undergo R4 billion redevelopment

Cape Town's Iziko Planetarium set for major digital upgrade

Cape Town’s Iziko Planetarium set for major digital upgrade

City plans R103 million upgrade of Broadway Boulevard in Strand

City plans R103 million upgrade of Broadway Boulevard in Strand

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mayor Patricia de Lille announces that the Foreshore Freeways is to connect to the N1 after decades of controversy over its incompletion.

Mayor Patricia de Lille announces that the Foreshore Freeways is to connect to the N1 after decades of controversy over its incompletion.

A new statue of old president, Nelson Mandela is proposed for the Cape Town CBD

A new statue of former- president, Nelson Mandela is proposed for the Cape Town CBD

Mixed use development for Granger Bay site at Cape Town Stadium

Mixed use development for Granger Bay site at Cape Town Stadium

In March 2016, the City of Cape Town completed an upgrade of the Langa Station South public open at a cost of more than R10.5 million.

In March 2016, the City of Cape Town completed an upgrade of the Langa Station South public open at a cost of more than R10.5 million.

3,000 Blikkiesdorp residents to be relocated

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Work on the roof of the CTICC expansion has commenced.

Work on the roof of the CTICC expansion has commenced.

The tender for the provision of tuk-tuk public transport services was issued on Friday 15 April 2016 by Transport for Cape Town, the City’s transport authority.

The tender for the provision of tuk-tuk public transport services was issued on Friday 15 April 2016 by Transport for Cape Town, the City’s transport authority

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The City of Cape Town plans to spend over R333 million on informal settlement upgrades over the next three years

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Construction of the new R680m Tsogo Sun hotel in the Cape Town CBD is underway

City of Cape Town to roll-out fleet of mobile clinics

City of Cape Town to roll-out fleet of mobile clinics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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R750-million budgeted for construction to alleviate traffic jams in Cape Town

The new 261 Omuramba – Salt River – Adderley route will be deviated and some stops will not be operational until further notice.

The new 261 Omuramba – Salt River – Adderley route will be deviated and some stops will not be operational until further notice.

The city council’s mayoral committee has adopted a new, long-term spatial and transport plan aimed at overcoming apartheid spatial inequality, the high cost of public transport.

The city council’s mayoral committee has adopted a new, long-term spatial and transport plan aimed at overcoming apartheid spatial inequality, the high cost of public transport

Plans for old Conradie Hospital site to be developed into mixed-income housing move forward.

Plans for old Conradie Hospital site move forward to develop 3,000 mixed income housing units

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New multi-billion-rand international data facility project to boost Cape Town’s economy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In March 2016 the Western Cape government launched the first 50 of 384 planned public access Wi-Fi hotspots.

In March 2016 the Western Cape government launched the first 50 of 384 planned public access Wi-Fi hotspots.

Two Rivers Urban Park: Cape Town's ambition to plan well-located sustainable city for 20,000

Two Rivers Urban Park: Cape Town’s ambition to plan well-located sustainable city for 20,000.

Blok unveil new FouronC apartment design for Green Point

Blok unveil NINEnoS, the first development for 2016

80 intersections in the Cape Town city centre all the traffic lights change to red at the same time

80 intersections in the Cape Town city centre all the traffic lights change to red at the same time

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The City of Cape Town is planning to sell off valuable land in Clifton and Camps Bay

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Plan and vision forTrafalgar Park in Woodstock

Plan and vision for Trafalgar Park in Woodstock

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Good Hope centre to become private film studio for 3 more years

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Century City conference centre set to open in February 2016

A Sketch-up model on Google Earth showing the proposed development in its context (courtesy Rick Brown Architects)

Bo-Kaap “monster” development receives strong opposition from civic association

Voortrekker Road corridor, Athlone Power station and Conradie Hospital receive national investment priority

Voortrekker Road corridor, Athlone Power station and Conradie Hospital receive national investment priority

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Athlone Power Station View

Two Rivers Urban Park: Cape Town’s ambition to plan well-located sustainable city for 20,000

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The first 4 units at the Empower Shack project completed

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Cape Town could get Tesla ‘gigafactory’

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Cape Town plans to introduce electric buses

Cape Town Film Studios Expansion

Cape Town film studio adds new workshop and studio space

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Silo 3 and 4 mixed-use buildings under construction at V&A Waterfront

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V&A Waterfront unveils R700m Canal District

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Vincent Pallotti Hospital new Orthopaedic Wing

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BLOK launches final development for 2015

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New Pwc offices at Silo Precinct near completion