New Sandspruit Bridge on track as BRT build gains momentum

The massive infrastructure build for the extension of the Rea Vaya BRT network is set to step up a gear in 2016, with construction teams already hard at work along the new 16km trunk route between the CBD, Alexandra and Sandton.

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Nando's returns to inner city roots, proudly SA-style

Staff from the JDA, a prime mover in inner city regeneration, recently visited the new international headquarters of a global company that has returned to its Joburg roots in distinctively funky, proudly South African fashion.

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Hillbrow's state-the-art recreational park nears completion

Residents of Hillbrow and Berea, two of Joburg's most densely populated inner city suburbs, will soon have a brand new, state-of-the-art recreational park on their doorstep.

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Ratings upgrade 'affirmation of Joburg's financial sustainability'

Johannesburg started 2016 on a positive note following a credit rating upgrade from global ratings agency Fitch, bucking the recent trend of gloomy forecasts on South Africa's economy.

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Joburg celebrates New Year safely, colourfully

Residents saw the New Year in safely and colourfully in inner city Joburg and Soweto, with well-organised festivities starting with a rainbow-hued Joburg Carnival and culminating in a spectacular professional fireworks display.

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