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WC dedicates R487 million for N1 upgrades

A three year project is now underway to upgrade a nine kilometer stretch of road on Cape Town's N1 Highway, in a bid to reduce congestion and improve safety.

Western Cape Transport and Public Works MEC Donald Grant said the department will carry out work from Plattekloof Road to just beyond the Old Oak interchange.

Expected to be completed in February 2019, the R487 million project will include the provision of additional lanes, extension of concrete barriers as well as demolition and reconstruction of bridges along the freeway.

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