City of Cape Town prays for much needed rain

2017-05-25 18:21

City of Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has hosted an inter-faith prayer gathering to pray for much needed rain.

Cape Town best in Africa for business tourism events

2017-05-10 19:47

Cape Town has once again been crowned by the International Congress and Convention Association as the number one city in Africa for business tourism events.

Cape Town mulls renaming De Waal Drive after Philip Kgosana

2017-04-20 19:56

The City of Cape Town is considering changing the name of its famous De Waal Drive in honour of Pan Africanist Congress of Azania stalwart Philip Kgosana.

Cape Town finally hits water use target

2017-04-18 19:31

Water consumption in Cape Town has dropped below the city’s 700 million litre per day target for the first time.

Court rules in Cape Town’s favour in stadium collusion case

2017-04-02 20:41

A court has handed down judgment in favour of the City of Cape Town, in its case against construction companies that colluded in the building of Cape Town Stadium.

Turning Cape Town's freeways into livable cityscapes

2017-03-19 06:01

Since 1977, three infamous highways in Cape Town – on the western, central and eastern side of the foreshore precinct – have been standing incomplete because the project ran out of money. That’s four decades ago.

With just 100 days of water left, Cape Town risks running dry

2017-03-17 07:00

The last 10% of the reservoir water is unusable, and the risk is mounting that taps and pipes will stop flowing before the onset of the winter rainy season in May or June.

ANC concerned about DA's leadership 'cleansing' in the Western Cape

2017-02-28 21:58

The ANC in the Western Cape says it is concerned about the spate of resignations by former Independent Democrats members from leadership positions in the DA.

DA's Western Cape caucus chair resigns from legislature

2017-02-27 16:01

The Democratic Alliance's caucus chairperson in the Western Cape has resigned from his post in the province's legislature.

De Lille denies claims Cape Town is an 'inconsiderate city'

2017-02-22 08:01

Cape Town residents have accused Mayor Patricia de Lille of taking a "development at all costs" approach with little regard for public sentiment and the city’s own policies.


Cape Town to spend more than R300m over 3 years to tackle drought

2017-05-23 21:13

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has said the city plans to spend R315m in the next three financial years to deal with the ongoing drought in the region.

Cape Town's bid for special economic zone has weaknesses - board

2017-05-08 08:51

The Western Cape’s bid to designate Atlantis a Special Economic Zone has not been approved as there are technical weaknesses and legal compliance challenges that need to be addressed.

De Lille vows to take minister to court over energy management

2017-04-18 21:30

The City of Cape Town will take legal action in a bid to be able to purchase renewable energy directly from independent power producers, mayor Patricia de Lille says.

De Lille to address Cape Town drought intervention plans

2017-04-18 07:12

Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille is to join a panel discussion to discuss the city's interventions in the drought crisis affecting the metro.

De Lille proposes R44.3bn budget for Cape Town

2017-03-29 21:35

The City of Cape Town's draft budget of R44.3bn is rooted in creating a greater parity of services, Mayor Patricia De Lille says.

PIC: Trevor Noah hangs out with Patricia de Lille in New York

2017-03-17 11:02

The Executive Mayor of Cape Town is in New York for the Women4Climate conference and ran into The Daily Show host.

Cape Town to open proposals for its Foreshore Freeway Precinct

2017-03-02 15:18

The City will open an exhibition of six proposals for the Foreshore Freeway Precinct for the public to view potential ideas of its unfinished bridges. What are your thoughts?

Cape Town water prices could jump - De Lille

2017-02-28 13:48

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has warned residents that the price of water could increase dramatically.

Informal settlements use a fraction of Cape Town water - De Lille

2017-02-23 22:24

Formal residences use more than half of Cape Town's water and informal settlements less than 5%, mayor Patricia de Lille has said.

DA members want harsher action against T-shirt duo

2017-02-21 17:04

DA members of a Cape Town ward have demanded that metro chairperson Shaun August and councillor Matthew Kempthorne be removed from their positions.

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