Wheelchair users protest for better transport

2018-09-20 09:07

Cape Town's Dial-a-Ride service has been criticised for being pricey and inaccessible.

Dan Plato to replace De Lille as Cape Town mayor

2018-09-18 13:42

Dan Plato will be the next mayor of Cape Town.

Maiden's Cove development under fire

2018-09-05 07:33

The Clifton Precinct Development Plan has been met with outrage, expressed in affidavits from the Bo-Kaap Civic Association and community activists.

Better roads allow fire trucks faster access to Imizamo Yethu fire

2018-08-23 11:18

Just hours after several new roads were opened in Imizamo Yethu in Cape Town, permitting better access to emergency vehicles, a fire broke out.

Woodstock residents win right to challenge City of Cape Town on housing

2018-08-15 14:05

Residents facing eviction from their homes in Bromwell Street, Woodstock, are entitled to challenge the City of Cape Town’s housing plan, the Western Cape High Court has ruled.

De Lille lining up civil litigation against 12 people

2018-08-06 16:14

Outgoing Cape Town Mayor Patricia De Lille says she is not finished with pursuing legal action against at least 12 individuals she claimed defamed her over the last six months.

City of Cape Town allocates R65m to law enforcement as it tackles crime in Mitchells Plain

2018-07-30 20:29

To combat crime and gangsterism in Mitchells Plain, the City of Cape Town has allocated R65m to the SAPS to employ more metro police staff and an additional R60m for police vehicles.

DA caucus discusses withdrawing motion of no confidence in Patricia de Lille

2018-07-26 09:24

The Democratic Alliance's caucus is meeting to discuss whether the planned motion of no confidence in Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille will be withdrawn.

Water account headache

2018-07-24 06:01

The City of Cape Town advises residents with queries in respect of their water bills to utilise their nearest walk-in centres.

Don't dump 'ovens, sheep heads, chairs' in Cape Town sewers - municipality

2018-07-22 13:43

The City of Cape Town has urged residents not to put inappropriate material into the sewerage system as blockages and overflows continue to rise.


Incoming CT mayor Plato has colourful history with informants, intelligence

2018-09-18 14:32

A high-ranking police officer has previously accused Cape Town mayoral candidate Dan Plato of using public funds to pay informants and of conducting intelligence operations in his capacity as MEC for Community Safety in the Western Cape.

Increase in building, transport fires in Cape Town 'linked to protest action' - City

2018-09-16 13:08

Building and transport fires in Cape Town have increased in the last year, the City has said.

Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry: Four years later, what has changed?

2018-08-29 05:17

Statistics paint a bleak picture of increasing violent crime since the commission found there was a breakdown in relations between community members and police officers in the area.

Cape Town recognised as Africa's 'opportunity city' - De Lille

2018-08-20 07:17

While Cape Town has been recognised as an "opportunity city", Mayor Patrica de Lille says the true test for the city will be integrating all communities.

Western Cape MEC Madikizela out of the running for Cape Town mayor

2018-08-07 12:48

Western Cape DA leader Bonginkosi Madikizela has taken himself out of the running for Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille's post, saying he is already running for Western Cape premier.

Residents say rats and sewage are a part of daily life in Dunoon

2018-08-02 11:36

In Dunoon, Cape Town, residents say the roads are littered with human faeces and rubbish, the stench creeps in everywhere, and rats nibble on groceries and children's toes.

'Nowhere to hide for drunk drivers' - City of Cape Town launches second high-tech alcohol testing vehicle to help curb road carnage

2018-07-27 13:46

The City of Cape will be launching a new high-tech Mobile Alcohol Evidentiary Breath Alcohol Testing (EBAT) vehicle in a bid to curb drunk driving on local roads.

Cape Town's neglected council flats

2018-07-25 10:47

The City says it will spend R147m on upgrades to the rental units it owns.

City of Cape Town’s Foreshore tender 'made potential corruption easy' - deputy mayor

2018-07-23 16:03

The tender for Cape Town's Foreshore Freeway Precinct was drafted in such a way that it effectively opened up processes for corruption, Deputy Mayor Ian Neilson has said.

'Is Cape Town open for business?' - Property forum after Foreshore project is cancelled

2018-07-20 06:15

'We are interested in bids being awarded, in investment being made,' says the chair of the WC Property Development Forum in reaction to the cancellation of the Foreshore Freeway Precinct.

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