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Our key projects to uplift the city ...

Corridors of Freedom

Corridors of Freedom

Transport-orientated development will see Joburg overturn apartheid-era town planning, by bringing services, schools and work opportunities.
Priority Areas

Priority Areas

The shape of the future city will see development in what we've identified to be priority areas.
Greenways

Greenways

The JDA's flagship Bus Rapid Transit system is the result of renewed interest in investing in public transport to build liveable cities.
parkstation

Cultural hub

Park Station is to be turned into a gateway to Africa, with a public place that is a celebration of African food and culture.

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News from the JDA

'We are building a society in which women and children are safe'

"We have a vision of a society where we no longer read or hear about the abuse that some women and children suffer," President Jacob Zuma said at the official launch of the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children campaign.

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Designer of historical Joburg synagogue remembered

Pioneering Johannesburg architect Herman Kallenbach, close friend of Mahatma Gandhi, was remembered at the unveiling of a heritage plaque at Temple Israel synagogue in Hillbrow - a building he designed in 1936.

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Developments help make Joburg world's 'second most inspiring city'

Johannesburg is the second most inspiring city in the world, according to the 2014 Good City Index, which highlights the "shifting spirit" fostered by Joburg's innovative urban regeneration projects.

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New football facilities for KliptownNew football facilities for Kliptown

Football fans in Kliptown will soon be playing the beautiful game on a brand-new pitch after a revamp spearheaded by the Johannesburg Development Agency.

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Rooftop garden plants seeds of successRooftop garden plants seeds of success

Working with the Johannesburg Housing Company and other partners, the JDA has planted a useful garden on the roof of a building in the inner city. Here, herbal remedies are grown alongside vegetables.

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