Tag Archives: City of Cape Town

Funds raised glamorously for noble causes

On Saturday 18th May, the 5 For Change team held their second annual black tie fundraiser at Cape Town City Hall. The founders, Adriaan Dippenaar … Read More

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K-9’s catch copper thieves

Cape Town’s Copperheads have been joined by a K-9 unit in their quest to end the costly theft of copper and other non-ferrous metals in … Read More

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Mandela Day “Inspires Change” in Blikkiesdorp

On an uncharacteristically warm and sunny winter’s morning on the 18th of July, around 300 people gathered at Blikkiesdorp temporary settlement in the Cape Flats … Read More

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City says outdoor gyms are green way to go

Outdoor Gyms by Play on Art, in conjunction with City Parks, presented the South African Outdoor Gym Oval to the City of Cape Town on … Read More

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TrashBack puts high value on waste

By giving rewards for the collection of rubbish, a local enterprise is starting the process of changing how we view our trash. TrashBack incentivises people … Read More

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Student Band hits international stage – Meet The Windy City

Three friends, Adrian Culhane and brothers Marco and Jean-Sebastian Correia, are the members behind the music that is The Windy City. Recently returned from a … Read More

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Putting Cape Town’s best foot forward for 2014

On the 25th and 26th of July, Cape Town will be judged. In our bid to be named as World Design Capital for 2014, the … Read More

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Challenge Brief: Solution needed to return Blue Flag status to Bloubergstrand

Eden on the Bay in Big Bay, Cape Town, and residential development, Waters Edge, have been stooped in controversy since inception. Proper tender procedures were … Read More

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My Citi BRT service bids farewell to traffic congestion

Driving from Bloubergstrand to Cape Town has become an ordeal for many motorists, due to the West Coast development boom and the resultant traffic congestion. … Read More

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Greenpop’s treevolution greens Cape Town school by school

‘You say you want a revolution, Well, you know, We all want to change the world’, sang the Beatles. The people behind Greenpop don’t just … Read More

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SA artist Chris Swift creates artworks to change perceptions

Chris Swift is not a conventional artist, if such a thing as a conventional artist even exists. His studio is a huge space, filled with … Read More

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Cape Town creativity to flush toilet saga down the loo

The Western Cape High Court has ordered the City of Cape Town to reinstall 65 toilets in Khayelitsha it had removed in January – that’s … Read More

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Tackle alcohol related crime head on

According to Garth Strachan, the previous Provincial MEC for Finance, Economic Development and Tourism, alcohol abuse in Cape Town has reached a “crisis” point. On … Read More

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