Meeting on road upgrade

2016-09-13 06:00

Residents will have the opportunity to learn more about an upcoming road refurbishment project ahead of its inception late October.

The City of Cape Town will host an information session about the upcoming Kommetjie Road project for residents from Kommetjie, interested and affected parties are requested to attend this important meeting.

The meeting will be held at the King of Kings Baptist Church on the corner of Ou Kaapse Weg and Buller Louw Boulevard on Wednesday 21 September anytime between 16:00 and 19:00.

The City has committed to spend R750m on road infrastructure projects over the next five years to address traffic congestion across the city and has prioritised Kommetjie as one of the main congestion areas in the city, among others.

The Kommetjie Road project is to commence by the end of October if all goes according to plan. The City will spend approximately R171m on this project which is intended to relieve congestion:

. along Kommetjie Road (M65) to the west of the Ou Kaapse Weg intersection,

. along Ou Kaapse Weg (M6) between Noordhoek Road and Kommetjie Road,

. at the intersection of Ou Kaapse Weg and Silvermine Road, and

. at the signalised intersection of Kommetjie Road and Capri Drive.

The project timelines and further detailed information about the project itself will be announced in due course.

A second public information session may be hosted shortly before the commencement of the project if needed.

Attendees will also be requested to register at the meeting with all of their contact details so that the City can inform them of the latest updates.

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