R400m intermodal transport facility to change face of inner city

Construction is under way on a world-class intermodal transport facility which will transform the commuter environment in Joburg's CBD, creating a clean, safe, welcoming place for residents, commuters, tourists and investors in the heart of the inner city.

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New-look Bruma Lake set to bring in major investment

The new-look Bruma Lake, officially launched by Executive Mayor Parks Tau on Tuesday, 5 July, is set to attract a considerable return on the R71.5-million the City of Joburg spent on its rehabilitation.

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Grant Avenue Precinct Plan a step closer to realisation

Grant Avenue, Norwood may have lost some ground in the trendy high street stakes against the likes of Parkhurst's 4th Ave, Melville's resurgent 7th Street and newcomer Maboneng. But the JDA plans to change all this.

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Alex as viewed through the eyes of its youth

The JDA's process-driven My Alex initiative has delivered a unique exhibition that invites its audience to see Alexandra through the eyes of young people living in the township.

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Alex youth engage with Mayor Tau and his team

Executive Mayor Parks Tau took time off during a two-day tour of Alexandra to speak with young people about issues affecting them at the Alexsan Kopano Multi-Purpose Centre on Wednesday, 15 June.

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Mayor Tau visits JDA developments in Alex

Joburg Executive Mayor Parks Tau was impressed with what he saw during a walkabout of two JDA projects, the Alex Automotive Hub and the Thoko Mngoma Clinic, in Alexandra on Wednesday, 15 June.

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Construction of R25m 4th Avenue Clinic gets under way

The City of Joburg's drive to provide healthcare facilities within a 5km radius of all communities is gaining momentum, with construction getting under way on a new multi-million rand clinic in Alexandra.

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My Alex team set to showcase Youth Perceptions of Place

Fifteen young people from Alexandra township, who have just come through a month-long crash course in artistic/entrepreneurial training facilitated by the JDA, are gearing up to give the public a whole new take on Alex.

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JDA engages with Norwood residents on Grant Ave plan

The JDA hosted a follow-up meeting with Norwood residents on Wednesday, 8 June to get further input on a draft precinct plan for the Grant Avenue business area.

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Joburg's new artwork celebrates struggle 'Colossus' OR Tambo

Johannesburg's already impressive collection of outdoor artworks received an impressive addition on Tuesday, 7 June with the unveiling of the OR Tambo "Colossus" artwork celebrating the life of struggle icon Oliver Reginald Tambo.

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