West Quay Road affected
The V&A Waterfront would like to notify motorists and pedestrians of temporary disruptions to traffic along West Quay Road (the road leading to the Cape Grace hotel and marina apartments) from Saturday, 3 March until Saturday 17 March, when delivery and installation of transformers for the new City electric substation will take place.
West Quay Road will also be completely closed to traffic from 5am on Saturday 3rd and 10th March for approximately five hours. Thereafter, only a single lane will be open to serve both in-coming and out-going traffic, and West Quay underground parking. Pedestrians are encouraged to use the Canal side of West Quay Building.
We apologise for any inconvenience but will take every precaution to ensure that the disruption does not adversely affect pedestrians or motorists.
ABOUT THE V&A WATERFRONT
The V&A Waterfront is one of Africa’s most visited destinations with almost 25 million visitors annually. It is situated in the oldest working harbour in the southern hemisphere, with the iconic Table Mountain as its backdrop and extensive views of the ocean, city bowl and mountain peaks.
A mixed-use development, the V&A Waterfront covers 123 hectares, comprising residential and commercial property, hotels, retail, dining, leisure and entertainment facilities for both local and international visitors. Along with heritage sites and tourism landmarks, it also includes hotels, retail districts, residential units, corporate offices, markets and the recently opened Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (MOCAA) – hosting the world’s largest collection of contemporary art from Africa and its diaspora.
The V&A Waterfront also plays a vital role in the South African economy, with a R335 billion (USD25 billion) in nominal terms over the past 14 years. Every day, 21 000 people come to work at V&A Waterfront, 1 500 people live there and up to 180 000 visitors come every day in peak season.
The V&A Waterfront is also operator of the newly upgraded Cape Town Cruise Terminal – in walking distance of Zeitz MOCAA.
The V&A is jointly owned by Growthpoint Properties Limited and the Government Employees Pension Fund (GEPF), represented by the Public Investment Corporation Limited (PIC).
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Head of Communications
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