Media Releases

Twelve exciting #JoziWalks2019 announced for May 18 – 19

April 3rd, 2019|

The annual #JoziWalks series is back. These unique and authentic walking tours are hosted and led by passionate Jozi residents who want to help other Joburgers discover the incredible communities found across the city. “This year we have another 12 new and exciting walks taking place on 18 and 19 May. They are walks that offer Jozi residents unique experiences [...]

  • - Announcing the 11 Hosts for JoziWalks2018 Weekend, May 19-20

Call for proposals to host a sponsored #JoziWalk

March 1st, 2019|

Are you a passionate Jozi resident? Do you want to share the delights and little-known secrets of your neighbourhood with other Joburg residents? Then apply to host a #JoziWalks in May this year. #JoziWalks is back for a third year and this year #JoziWalks hopes to build on the success of previous walks, to grow the number of attendees and [...]

Merafe Railway Station public environment construction complete

March 1st, 2019|

Merafe community in Region D in Ward16 have safer streets and walkway through the completed upgrading of the pedestrian walkway, consisting of drainage, sidewalks, kerbs and paving, street lighting and landscaping, implemented by the JDA on behalf of the City of Johannesburg. The upgraded pedestrian walkway which cost R26 million, created jobs and transferred skills to the six SMME’s and [...]

The Construction of Bophelong Clinic Begins

February 21st, 2019|

The Johannesburg Development Agency on behalf of the City of Johannesburg has appointed the contractor - Nkomaba Trading and Projects in December 2018 , to begin with the construction of the new modernize clinic in Doornkop, Soweto which will cost R33,9 million and 30% of the contract value will be awarded to SMME’s in Ward 50. Local labourers from the [...]

The Upgrade of Brixton Social Cluster at 42.9%

January 31st, 2019|

The Johannesburg Development Agency on behalf of the City of Johannesburg is implementing the construction of the Social Cluster in Brixton which is now at 42.9% progress anticipated to be completed in July 2019. The Social Cluster’s construction budget is estimated at R130 million with upgrades implemented in phases. The first phase includes constructing of a new multi-purpose sports and [...]