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A Victory for Social Housing on the Tafelberg Site

According to the Western Cape government, 270 residential rental units for households earning under R7,500 a month could be built on the old Tafelberg school site.

The City of Cape Town opposes Sanral plans for tolled highways

The city is vehemently opposing the South African National Roads Agency’s (Sanral’s) plan to toll segments of the N1 and N2 in the Western Cape; objecting to procedural and pricing irregularities.

The new R104 million District Six health facility under construction

The Construction of the New R104-million District Six Health Facility is Underway and will open its doors by March 2017

Wescape: Why build a new city for 800, 000 people more than 40km away from Cape Town? | FUTURE CAPE TOWN

The City of Cape Town has approved the moving of the urban edge to accommodate the creation of a new city 20 kilometres from Cape Town up the west coast – we explore some of the pressing issues around this development.

FUTURE CAPE TOWN | “Open House” wins Long Street public art competition

The artwork, entitled Open House, has been announced as the winning concept in the Western Cape Government Public Art Competition

Using technology to conceptualise the future of Wingfield

Presenting its interactive digital urban design tools, DASUDA found collaborative partners in local experts, organisations and City of Cape Town representatives.

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.

High Street Mfuleni

Design concept for the introduction of a High Street in the community of Mfuleni, in response to the Western Cape Government’s High Street Model.

Should the Cape Economic Development Agency look towards the East?

According to McKinsey Quarterly, more than 20 of the world’s top 50 cities ranked by GDP will be located in Asia by the year 2025, up from 8 in 2007. With the recent approval of the Cape Economic Development Agency by the provincial cabinet, what does the output of the McKinsey research mean […]

Atop Cape Town Station by coda on Flickr.CONSTRUCTION: Refurbishment of Strand Street Pedestrian Bri

Atop Cape Town Station by coda on Flickr.CONSTRUCTION: Refurbishment of Strand Street Pedestrian Bri