transport

Cape Town Partnership on the move

Cape Town central train station

About a month ago, and as part of making sense of what transport month in Cape Town means to us, the Cape Town Partnership staff all took part in a survey to find out how we all get to and from work. Continued…

October 21, 2013

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MyCiTi hours extended for the festive season

MyCiti hours extend for holiday season

MyCiTi buses will run one hour later on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays during the festive season, starting on 1 December 2012. There will be a special after-midnight service on 31 December to accommodate new year’s eve celebrations. Continued…

November 29, 2012

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MyCiTi, making public transport more accessible

MyCiTi passengers disembark

Mayoral Committee Member for Transport, Roads and Stormwater Brett Herron, in an op-ed originally published in the Cape Argus on 2 July 2012, details how MyCiTi is working to ensure all Capetonians can have access to its services. Continued…

July 11, 2012

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Nine-metre MyCiTi buses roll off Epping production line

A MyCiti bus under construction in the Epping Busmark factory

MyCiTi is helping to boost local industry and create jobs, as the first buses for the upcoming Central City services roll off the production line at the Busmark factory in Epping. Continued…

June 1, 2012

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Rail Summit to further develop Comprehensive Integrated Transport Plan

The City of Cape Town will host a Rail Summit, with a view to developing a Rail Action Plan to be included in the five-year Comprehensive Integrated Transport Plan.

The City’s Executive Mayor, Alderman Patricia de Lille; the Mayoral Committee Member for Transport, Roads and Stormwater, Councillor Brett Herron; and the Executive Director for Transport, Roads and Stormwater, Melissa Whitehead will deliver addresses at the summit.

The media are invited to attend the morning session of the summit.

Date: Friday 24 February 2012

Time: 08h00 – 13h00

Venue: Council Chamber, 6th floor, Podium Block, Civic Centre, Hertzog Boulevard

 The summit seeks to:

Elicit views and perspectives from leading role-players on the immediate action agenda;

  • Establish the climate for partnerships at the inter-governmental and stakeholder level;
  • Facilitate the establishment of a single point of authority for integrated transport systems and operations across the city;
  • Develop an Action Plan for the next five years;
  • Agree upon the mandate to the City and protocols for the integration of rail- and road-based scheduled public transport.
February 22, 2012

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MyCiTi Inner City Loop Service Ends for Now, but Airport Service Continues

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After a successful 2010 FIFA World Cup™ event service the City of Cape Town will end the MyCiTi inner city loop this weekend and re-launch an improved inner city public transport route later this year. Continued…

July 17, 2010

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City repeats ‘Free Friday’ for MyCiTi bus service on 9 July

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Friday 9 July will again be a ‘Free Friday’ on Cape Town’s MyCiTi IRT bus service, following on the success of the first Free Friday last week.
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July 5, 2010

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City repeats ‘Free Friday’ for MyCiTi bus service on 02 and 09 July

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Friday 02 July and 09 July will again be ‘Free Fridays’ on Cape Town’s MyCiTi IRT bus service, following on the success of the first Free Friday last week. Continued…

July 1, 2010

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No Car? No Problem!

Bus rapid transport

Getting around Cape Town quicker, easier and safer is one of the key legacies that the 2010 FIFA World Cup will leave behind, and create a paradigm shift in how Capetonians move around town. It’s called … Public Transport. Continued…

June 9, 2010

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