The City of Johannesburg has expressed concern following the arrest of 815 drunk drivers over the Easter weekend.
Gauteng MEC for Roads and Transport, Ismail Vadi launched a R237 million project aimed at rehabilitating the R28 between Sebokeng and Westonaria, south west of Johannesburg.
The Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) has set a target of reducing accidents on the road as well as fatalities during the Easter long weekend by 50%.
Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) officers will be out in full force over the Easter weekend in a bid to put the skids on fatalities and injuries on the city’s roads.
The Gauteng Department of Roads and Transport (GPDRT) is inviting public transport operators to apply for temporary inter-provincial operating permits for the upcoming Easter season.