19 May 2022 - NW1645
Graham, Ms SJ to ask the Minister of Transport
With reference to the N1 connection road to Moloto that was proposed and has not yet commenced, (a) on what date is it envisaged that the project will commence and (b) what is the envisaged duration of the specified project?
(a) This part of the Moloto corridor was only transferred to SANRAL on 5th June 2020 by the Gauteng Province and is still in the detail design phase. As part of the detail design phase SANRAL is currently engaged in discussions with the 139 affected landowners for the land acquisition process to be finalised. If the land related matters are all addressed, SANRAL plans to go out on tender for construction by June 2023.
(b) The planned construction commencement date is in November 2023 which will be followed by a mobilisation period of 3 months and a construction period of 36 months starting in February 2024.