Open Streets Cape Town is a citizen-driven initiative working to change how people use, perceive and experience streets. We do this via our programme of Open Streets Days, as well as advocacy campaigns.

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MEDIA RELEASE: Main Road closed for Cape Town to open up
The theme for the day is “Coming together to create solidarity around the water crisis”.
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Open Streets Mitchells Plain
The next car-free day along Eisleben Road will be an even longer route; help make it a success!
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Our Flagship Programme

Open Streets Days
Inspired by Bogotá's Ciclovía, Open Streets Days create car-free streets across Cape Town.
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Campaigns

Low-Carbon Transport
Creating a new mindset about movement in collaboration with the WWF Nedbank Green Trust
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Manifesto

Our Manifesto

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Talking Streets in Green Point

We will be holding our November Talking Streets in collaboration with Green Point residents who have recently started an initiative entitled "Common Hood"
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Open Streets 26 October

After the success of May's Open Streets event and the recent Open Street day in Langa, the residents of Cape Town will have another chance to enjoy car-free streets that are open for everyone to enjoy
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Partners

Open Streets Cape Town is a UN-Habitat World Urban Campaign Partner