EcoMobility Month

High school pupils talk transport

JOBURG – In 2005 October was declared Transport Month during the Transport Lekgotla. The Sandton Chronicle caught up with two Bryanston High School pupils to ask them about their mode of transport to and from school and its benefits.

A wonderful goodbye to EcoMobility

JOBURG – Local residents and the City of Johannesburg enjoyed a beautiful Saturday afternoon in the sun on West Street in Sandton as they bid farewell to the EcoMobility World Festival on 31 October.

EcoMobility Festival declared a success

JOBURG – The City of Johannesburg and the Sandton Central Business District hosted a special press briefing at the Citi Bank head office to share the effects and reaction towards the EcoMobility World Festival which ended on 31 October.

WATCH: How much do you spend on travel per week?

JOBURG – With petrol hikes currently ruling South African citizen’s wallets, our reporters hit the streets to find out what local residents in different professions spend on petrol or transport.

EcoMobility challenge hits Joburg

JOBURG – A group of local celebrities and government officials participated in this year’s EcoMobility Challenge on 21 October.

Increase in public transport during EcoMobility Festival

SANDTON – With the EcoMobility World Festival into its third week, the Sandton Central Management District has revealed that there has been a major growth in the use of public and alternative transport into Sandton since its launch on 5 October.

Low carbon race for EcoMobility

JOBURG – As part of the EcoMobility World Festival being held in Sandton this month, there will be a low carbon World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) EcoMobility Challenge from Braamfontein to Sandton on 21 October.

Declaration document gets more cities involved in ecomobility

SANDTON – City of Johannesburg Executive Mayor Parks Tau recently gathered the media at the Industrial Development Corporation building in Sandton to launch the Johannesburg Declaration on EcoMobility and Climate Change document.

Ecomobility fest to host freedom ride, family day

SANDTON – In continued celebration of the ecomobility festival, the City of Johannesburg will host a Freedom Ride cycling event and Family Day event in Sandton on 11 October.

New Public Transport Interface in Sandton

SANDTON – In celebration of Transport Month and the EcoMobility Festival, which takes place during October, the Gautrain and Gauteng Department of Roads and Transport hosted the opening of the Public Transport Interface on 20 September.