City of Cape Town

 
​Data-driven safety plan aims for rapid violent crime prevention in the Western Cape
​Data-driven safety plan aims for rapid violent crime prevention in the Western Cape
Six out of the top 10 police stations which recorded the most murders over the last 12 months are in the Western Cape. The province’s premier,...
District Six claimants expect Nkoana-Mashabane to explain development delay
District Six claimants expect Nkoana-Mashabane to explain development delay
Claimants of District Six forced removals expect Rural Development and Land Reform Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane to explain why her department...
Sports clubs eyed for low-cost housing in Cape Town
Sports clubs eyed for low-cost housing in Cape Town
Sports clubs are paying the City of Cape Town less per year to lease prime land than it costs to rent a shack for a month - and they occupy...
New housing deal proposed to break apartheid barriers
New housing deal proposed to break apartheid barriers
While over half a million Capetonians live in informal settlements, the Rondebosch Golf Club pays the City of Cape Town only R1 000 a month for the...
There is a plan for a job in every home
There is a plan for a job in every home
Growing small and medium businesses is a vital component for a thriving economy. They create jobs, promote competition and are often catalysts for...
Race row erupts after guards allegedly clear Cape Town beach of black people
Race row erupts after guards allegedly clear Cape Town beach of black people
Authorities in Cape Town have criticised a private security company that allegedly ordered black beach-goers to leave Clifton beach over the...
Herron’s all GOOD: Former CT councillor joins De Lille’s party
Herron’s all GOOD: Former CT councillor joins De Lille’s party
Brett Herron — the former Democratic Alliance (DA) councillor who advocated for social housing in Cape Town — has officially joined...
Bo-Kaap divided over developers
Bo-Kaap divided over developers
As the Bo-Kaap neighbourhood in Cape Town faces off against big development, factionalism has been brewing among its residents.
CT social housing brought to standstill
CT social housing brought to standstill
City of Cape Town officials are deadlocked over how to release municipal-owned land for social housing, paralysing the release of five prime...
Dan Plato elected as Cape Town mayor
Dan Plato elected as Cape Town mayor
Dan Plato has been elected as Cape Town's new mayor during a special council sitting on Tuesday.
Brett Herron resigns from DA claiming party blocked affordable housing
Brett Herron resigns from DA claiming party blocked affordable housing
Brett Herron, the former mayoral committee member for urban development and transport in the City of Cape Town, has resigned from the Democratic...
It’s happened: De Lille resigns as mayor, DA member
It’s happened: De Lille resigns as mayor, DA member
Patricia de Lille has finally answered the question many have asked of her over the past week: Yes, she is resigning as mayor of Cape Town.