Watt Street Interchange Construction Commences

As part of the City of Joburg’s Rea Vaya BRT project along the Louis Botha Development Corridor, the Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA) – is starting with construction of the Watt Street Interchange in Wynberg.

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Watt Street Interchange Traffic Diversions

As part of the City of Joburg’s Rea Vaya BRT project along the Louis Botha Development Corridor, the Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA) – is starting with construction of the Watt Street Interchange in Wynberg. Due to the scale of this development we are making the public aware of the temporary road closing of along Pretoria Main Road, from Arkwright Avenue to Thora Crescent.

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Newtown’s iconic public artworks get a new lease on life

On Saturday July 14 at 13:00 the newly restored Newtown Heads and a colourful new art installation by the Imbali Visual Literacy Project will be revealed to the public at a festive launch on Mary Fitzgerald Square as part of the inaugural Newtown Now festival.

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Perth Empire Corridor of Freedom Storm water Master Plan stage 5 implementation on 13%

The JDA on behalf of the City of Johannesburg is upgrading and installing new storm water infrastructure in Newclare. R Mahange and Associates, the appointed Contractor has employed (8) SMME’s and utilizing (8) local labourers for the upgrade of the storm water. The project is expected to be completed on 12 September 2018. The project is currently on construction and monitoring stage.

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#JoziWalks, a Co-production Success

The Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA) annually conducts various project and area-based impact or baseline assessments on the impact its infrastructure developments. In order to meet local needs and mitigate challenges the JDA is increasingly encouraging the co-production of solutions in partnership with local communities and stakeholders. This is an essential component of development intervention in cities.

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Jeppe Park upgrade on track and on 90% completion!

The communities in the Inner City and in particular in Jeppe’s town will soon have gathering place for families ,social groups and a place to get healthy and fit. The appointed main contractor DKPB by the Johannesburg Development Agency on behalf of the City of Johannesburg indicated that the construction is 90% complete. The contractor employed 5 SMME’s and utilised 39 local labourers for the construction of the Park.

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The 1500sqm Ebony Park Clinic construction complete!

The residents of Ebony Park and surrounding neighborhoods will soon access basic medical health services at the now newly constructed Ebony Park Clinic offering extended basic medical service hours. The Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA) on behalf of the City of Johannesburg and through the appointed contractor Zidlaphi Kgomo & Associates and (21) SMME’s with the utilisation of (108) local labourers will complete with the construction of the clinic in July 2018.

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Information Statement Proposing Amendments

The Johannesburg Development Agency would like to inform the public and other stakeholders, as required by the Local Government: Municipal Finance Management Act, No 56 of 2003 (MFMA), of the intention of the Johannesburg Development Agency to amend contracts of professional teams procured through its supply chain management policy.

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City of Johannesburg Inner City Transformation Programme

The City of Johannesburg, through its infrastructure development entity, the Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA) and the Johannesburg City Parks and Zoo (JCPZ) are making great strides in transforming the inner city into a vibrant and attractive area with the rejuvenation of parks.

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Milpark Urban Management

The regenerated Milpark offers lucrative opportunities for a vibrant precinct catering to the various needs of patrons from the various organisations. This has also evidently given rise to concerns regarding urban management such as ease of access and movement, parking and cleanliness of the area.

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