Urban management

CCID recycling initiative double its impact

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In addition to waste removed by municipal teams through the cleaning of municipal bins, more than 1 850 tons of waste was removed during the past year from the streets of the Central City. Continued…

November 4, 2009

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Reclaim Camissa – the place of sweet waters…

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RECLAIM CAMISSA proposes a stewardship for the Table Valley’s water resource to ensure that people are able to enjoy the right to safe and sufficient water and that this water source remains in good ecological health. Continued…

October 1, 2009

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Legislation governing conduct of property owners

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As a property owner it is your responsibility to be aware of the legislation governing the conduct of property owners. Continued…

October 1, 2009

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Live it! Love it! LOUDER!

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The month of September was Tourism Month and this was the ideal month to kickstart Cape Town Tourism’s campaign –Live It! Love It! LOUDER! – encouraging all Capetonians to get ready to welcome the world in 2010 by experiencing for themselves the rich diversity of their city this month. Continued…

October 1, 2009

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Creating a sustainable Central City

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In an unprecedented move, the Cape Town Partnership will launch its Sustainable Cape Town programme during this year’s Green Week from 19 to 23 October. Continued…

October 1, 2009

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Cape Town Green Week

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For one week –19– 23 October – Cape Town will become one of the greenest business cities on Earth as the City of Cape Town joins hands with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and a range of partner organizations for an action-packed Green Week – a week in which the Cape Town Partnership will also launch it’s Sustainable Cape Town Programme. Continued…

October 1, 2009

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10th Anniversary Conference round-up

Town Partnership 10th anniversary conference on urban regeneration held in the Townhouse Hotel and Conference Centre in Cape Town on 18 & 19 August was packed with valuable information. Continued…

August 19, 2009

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Selling a Central City idea

As the Central City of Cape Town continues to strive for ways in which to stimulate and grow the economic, social and cultural fibre of the CBD, an important lesson has come out of a partnership with Barcelona. Photo:Jordi Sacristan, Marketing and Communications Director for 22@Barcelona, and Bulelwa Ngewana, deputy CE of the Cape Town Partnership during the Conference. Continued…

August 19, 2009

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Barcelona brings urban and economic redevelopment lessons to Cape Town

Decaying and forgotten city areas have the potential to be transformed if stakeholders can intensify their knowledge-driven activities and profit from them. This is according to Jordi Sacristan, marketing and communications director for the Spanish urban regeneration project 22@Barcelona. He was sharing lessons on urban regeneration at a Cape Town Partnership’s 10th anniversary conference on 18 and 19 August, marking the tenth anniversary of the Partnership. Continued…

August 19, 2009

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Public-private partnerships and urban regeneration in the central city

The presentation presented at the Cape Town Partnership 10 year urban renewal conference held on the 18th and 19th of August. Continued…

August 19, 2009

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