Beam placement keeps Sandspruit Bridge on course for completion

A major milestone in the construction of the new Sandspruit Bridge in Sandton was reached when the project's Phase 2 beam placement was successfully completed in under seven hours on Friday, 8 April.

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Youth express their perceptions at My Alex Open Day

Alex youth gave their take on their township in an exciting way at the My Alex Open Day, a JDA and City of Joburg event aimed at getting the youth involved in producing a booklet and exhibition on youth perceptions of Alexandra.

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Sandton's BRT infrastructure roll-out on track

From dedicated BRT lanes feeding into a M1 flyover bridge to a new public transport loop supported by a network of pedestrian and cycling pathways - the City of Joburg's eco-mobile infrastructure roll-out in Sandton is well on track.

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15 years of redeveloping Joburg - JDA to up game further still

The JDA marks its 15th birthday on Friday, 1 April 2016, but the partying will be kept to a minimum as the agency looks to raise its game still further at a crucial point in the City's redevelopment trajectory.

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Opening of Ingonyama Bridge signals City's commitment to Diepsloot

The township of Diepsloot in Johannesburg's far north can look forward to a more socially and economically integrated future after the official opening of the Ingonyama Bridge on Thursday, 31 March.

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Westbury's new Corridor of Freedom landmark starts taking shape

A new pedestrian bridge currently under construction in Westbury will give residents safe passage over a busy main artery, connect them directly to Westbury's BRT station - and create a new landmark and public space for the community.

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New era beckons as Alex Master Plan process is launched

The process to kick-start the redevelopment of Alexandra got under way on Wednesday, 23 March as the JDA launched the project to finalise the guiding document for this priority redevelopment.

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Alex Master Plan project launch - have your say

The Johannesburg Development Agency invites the community of Alexandra and all stakeholders to attend the project launch of the Alexandra Urban Development Framework (Alex Master Plan).

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Involving the community in the redevelopment of Noordgesig

Members of Soweto's Noordgesig community got an opportunity to share their views on developments they would like to see in their area at a roadshow hosted by the JDA.

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Alex UDF 2016: Be part of the Alexandra Urban Development Framework process

The JDA has embarked on a process to formulate an Urban Development Framework for Alexandra - and has engaged a team of professionals and community liaison officers from the Alex Renewal Project to work with the community in creating this Master Plan.

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