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Executive Mayor Parks Tau

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

Palestine gets its own Nelson Mandela Square

Joburg Mayor Parks Tau unveiled a statue of Nelson Mandela donated by the city to the people of Palestine as a symbol of solidarity, in Ramallah. The statue was commissioned by the JDA.

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My Alex 15 ready for opportunity to learn and share

The 15 selected participants in the #MyAlex - Youth Perceptions of Place project are gearing up for a month of intense workshopping and Facebooking that will culminate in an exhibition opening on Youth Day, 16 June.

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Launch of 'My Alex - Youth Perceptions of Place'

#MyAlex - Youth Perceptions of Place is an exciting initiative developed by the JDA to engage with youth aged 18-25 on their views of Alexandra. Participants will receive one month of creative sector mentorship and training, culminating in an exhibition which will open on Youth Day 2016.

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Dignity restored for Carter Primary learnersDignity restored for Carter Primary learners

Learners at Carter Primary School in Alexandra celebrated the restoration and upgrading of the school's toilet and washroom facilities by the Johannesburg Development Agency.

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New hall brings joy to Welizibuko PrimaryNew hall brings joy to Welizibuko Primary

There was great excitement at Welizibuko Primary School in Nancefield, Soweto over the completion of a much-anticipated new hall by the Johannesburg Development Agency.

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