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What’s happening in Claremont

News snippets from in and around the Claremont CBD. If you have any exciting news to share with us, please mail us on info@cidc.co,za

Claremont Public Transport Interchange (PTI) upgrade

Claremont Public Transport Interchange (PTI) upgrade

‘The new MyCiTi Station will be in the heart of Claremont, within walking distance of student accommodation, shopping malls and other amenities, and literally a block away from Main Road, the main artery connecting this area with the Cape Town CBD.’ Rob Quintas Cape...

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Redevelopment of the Werdmuller Centre finally approved

Redevelopment of the Werdmuller Centre finally approved

Image credit: NPV The Werdmuller Building is an iconic building located on a city block in the suburb of Claremont in Cape Town. This modernist building was designed by architect Roelof Uitenbogaardt in the 1960’s and named after former Old Mutual chairperson George...

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State of Claremont Report 2023 launched at CIDC AGM

State of Claremont Report 2023 launched at CIDC AGM

"Resilient, rebounding and with great prospect for growth" is how post-covid Claremont was described at the AGM 2023 last night. The State of Claremont Report 2023 looks at how Claremont - within the focus area - has progressed during the post-pandemic period with a...

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Beating homelessness: U-Turn helps many in Claremont

Beating homelessness: U-Turn helps many in Claremont

Addressing those present, U-Turn CEO Jean-Ray Knighton Fitt (left) and Steve Underwood (right) shared interesting insights on their own research about homelessness in Cape Town.PHOTOS: Heleen Rossouw “Beating homelessness together” was the aim of a community meeting...

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