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50 000m² Modern Transport Facility Arrives This Year

January 28th, 2020|

With CCTV cameras throughout the facility, good lighting and wide corridors, the world class, high-tech Johannesburg International Transport Interchange (JITI) facility is designed to be safe and attractive, transforming long distance and cross border travel. The Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA), on behalf of the City of Johannesburg, has been implementing the construction of JITI, a state-of-the-art, 50 000m² international long [...]

Two Editions Of Jozi Walks 2020: Call For Proposals

January 21st, 2020|

The Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA) calls for proposals to take part in the first edition of the #JoziWalks in 2020. Now in its fourth year, there will be two chances to participate as a host of the annual Jozi Walks in 2020. The first set of walks will take place in May and the second will take place in September. [...]

Milpark Pedestrian Bridge Reaches Practical Completion

January 21st, 2020|

The Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA), on behalf of the City of Johannesburg, has been implementing the design and construction of the Milpark pedestrian bridge, which reached practical completion at the end of 2019. The main objective of the bridge is to encourage and promote safe pedestrian movement and connectivity, in particular connecting the Milpark precinct to the Rea Vaya Phase [...]

Construction Of Watt Street Interchange Gains Momentum

December 12th, 2019|

From Arkwright Avenue to Chadwick Avenue along Old Pretoria Road, mass earthworks, completed columns and reinforced steel are some of the construction work which can be seen as the construction of Watt Interchange forges ahead. As part of the City of Joburg’s Rea Vaya BRT project along the Louis Botha Development Corridor, the Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA) is constructing the [...]

Bophelong Clinic Taking Shape

December 11th, 2019|

The new 1790m² modern Bophelong Clinic can be seen taking shape in Doornkop, Soweto, with construction reaching the 30% overall progress mark. The Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA), on behalf of the City of Johannesburg, has been implementing the construction of the larger, modernized facility which will be capable of accommodating larger volumes of patients and providing a wider range of [...]

JDA Hosts Delegation From Spain’s City Of Bilbao

November 21st, 2019|

The Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA) recently hosted an official delegation from Spain’s City of Bilbao, headed by Juan Mari Aburto, Mayor of Bilbao. The delegation included first level representatives of Bilbao City Hall including Aitor Bilbao, Head of the Mayor’s Office, Xabier Ochandiano, City Councilor for economic Development, Trade and Employment, Yasmin Hawari Berriozabalgoitia, Project Coordinator Bilbao International and Leandro [...]