The City approves recommendations to lease Greenmarket Square

The City of Cape Town has approved recommendations to start a process that will eventually lead to the leasing out of Greenmarket Square for a period of five years.

Garreth Bloor, the City of Cape Town’s Mayco Member for Tourism, Events and Economic Development says that this process is necessary as it will help to revitalise spaces such as the Greenmarket Square and St George’s Mall, and to ensure that they remain inclusive meeting spaces for Capetonians.

CapeTalk’ sJohn Maytham spoke to Bulelwa Makalima Ngewana, CEO at Cape Town Partnership:

The green market square is a very historic and iconic place in the heart of heart of Cape Town.

Bulelwa Makalima Ngewana, CEO at Cape Town Partnership

We currently know what is going right and I think by understand the context of what is right will help us design a vibrant place for retail in Cape Town

Bulelwa Makalima Ngewana, CEO at Cape Town Partnership

Listen to the full conversation on The John Maytham Show:


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