PROGRESS ON DIEPSLOOT PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE October 2018 Johannesburg Roads Agency (JRA) has invested approximately R23 million in the construction of Diepsloot pedestrian bridge in Diepsloot. The construction of the pedestrian bridge will play a significant role in the lives of residents by linking Diepsloot’s Extensions 1 and 2, with safe passage during times of heavy […]

M2 Opening soon

October 2019 After the necessary rehabilitation of the M2 bridge, the JRA is pleased to inform all road users that the work is almost complete and the bridge ready for re-opening on the 04th of November 2019.   The Management of the JRA would like to thank road users for their patience throughout the past […]

JRA: 2018 so far…

We have been busy this 2018 with projects that pertain to the rehabilitation, upgrading and the building of new infrastructure in communities and on roads in the City of Joburg. Some of these projects began in the first few months of this year, whereas others carried over from 2017 and are about to be completed. […]

M2 construction to ease traffic flow

Major upgrades on the M2 West are estimated at R30 million and will be completed by 15 December 2017. The road is being widened for road users between Treu Road, Park Drive and Crownwood Road and a dedicated new lane from Church Street up to the M1 and M2 Motorway will be added. Upgrades are […]

Regional Grass Cutting Project

The JRA has issued a purchase order of R4 million to the Johannesburg City Parks and Zoo to commence with grass cutting. This is part of the City of Joburg’s process of centralising grass cutting and vegetation control in the City from a various different departments to one operation, placing it under the Johannesburg City […]

JRA Road Resurfacing Project Lists Part 1

Transport month was declared in 2005 and has since been used to raise awareness on the important role of transport in the economy and to encourage participation from civil society and business, including the provision of a safe and more affordable, accessible and reliable transport system in the country. Road uses are encouraged to use […]

JRA Road Resurfacing Project Lists Part 2

The Johannesburg Roads Agency is carrying out an extensive Roads Resurfacing project which includes asphalt overlays, re-tarring and sealing of cracks on our Johannesburg Roads. Below is a comprehensive list of all the resurfacing projects planned and being conducted in the various Johannesburg regions. Projected road resurfacing lists passed this financial year are plans that […]

Road Upgrades at Naledi, Soweto

The Region D Depot will soon be embarking on stabilising and reshaping gravel roads in “The Rock” in Naledi between the new Protea North-Naledi Bridge and the Drie Hoek train station, an area largely consisting of Reconstruction and Development Programme houses. About five streets will be stabilised. This is a new development where streets are […]