Image credits : www.iol.co.za, David Ritchie
At about 80 intersections in the Cape Town city centre all the traffic lights change to red at the same time, giving pedestrians the chance to cross the street without fear of passing cars.
Pedestrian control is part of a larger project to improve traffic signal timing at the 110 intersections […]
Cape Town Gardens Skatepark, was announced as the winner, in the professional category of PLAYscapes, an international design competition
Es Ntshuntshe reflects on the freak accident on the N1 national road in Cape Town, and ponders on how infrastructure investment, legislation and policy can play a part in safer roads and integrated transport systems.
How can daily random acts of kindness shift the culture and respect on South Africa’s streets?
Open Streets needs volunteer marshals to help keep streets ‘open’ for the day!
For most of us, when we’re walking in the city, the safest place to be is on the pavement or sidewalk. However a new movement in urban street design, called ‘Shared Space’, is challenging this kind of thinking.