Cape Town IRT: Consent for Various Trunk stations in CBD

Project name:
Cape Town Integrated Rapid Transport System: Various trunk stations in CBD
Arcus Gibb (Pty) Ltd and HHO Engineers
Professional team:
Engineers: Arcus Gibb and HHO; Town PLanners: @PLanning; Project Managers: Mitchell Duplessis Associates; Architects: ARG design; City of Cape Town

Various bus stations forming part of the Inner-City Integrated Rapid Transit System (IRT) were planned within the Cape Town CBD . These stations are located within the road reserves of existing streets. The Cape Town zoning scheme requires special consent to erect buildings such as bus stations within the street reserve. @Planning prepared and submit the required applications on behalf of the consultant team.

@Planning’s tasks included the following:

  • Attend project team meetings and provide input into the design and positioning of buildings
  • Prepare the application report with full motivation in terms of the Land Use Planning Ordinance
  • Submit the application and ensure its successful processing through the municipality