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Hitting mute on Zoom fatigue

18 Feb 2021

Cape Town, 18 February 2021: Over 300 million people globally are now using Zoom every day. As the pandemic…

The secret to Cape Town CBD's best burgers

15 Feb 2021

South Africa, 15 February 2021: We all know Cape Town surpasses most cities when it comes to cuisine and…

CCID launches map on key CBD eateries to encourage people to #comebacktotown

8 Feb 2021

Cape Town, 8 February 2021: Now’s the time to #ComeBackToTown to rediscover the culinary delights of the Cape Town city…

The CCID brings the city streets back to life

1 Dec 2020

Cape Town, 1 December 2020: Buskers from all walks of life are busy livening up the Cape Town CBD…

Cape Town Central City Improvement District (CCID) celebrates its 20th year with 20th clean audit in tough economic environment

16 Nov 2020

Resilience and the ability to provide stability in uncertain times has been the cornerstone of the success of the Cape Town…

CCID welcomes reopening of international borders

12 Nov 2020

The Cape Town Central City Improvement District (CCID) has welcomed the announcement by President Cyril Ramaphosa that…

National campaign launched to reignite Cape Town CBD economy

22 Oct 2020

Cape Town, 22 October 2020: A major campaign to reignite the Cape Town CBD economy was announced…

Recovery, not survival, will get us through covid-19

7 Oct 2020

While Covid-19 has wrought unprecedented devastation globally, it has also brought unprecedented opportunity, spurring…

Central Cape Town well-placed for recovery – CCID

7 Oct 2020

Property investment of almost R14 billion underpins the Cape Town CBD’s resilience in the face of the devastating health and…

CCID launches hope for the homeless campaign

3 Aug 2020

South Africa 3 August 2020: Giving the gift of hope to the Cape Town Central City’s homeless community amidst a ravaging…

Landlords and tenants need to work together to survive covid-19

14 Jul 2020

South Africa, 13 July 2020: Cooperation and support between commercial landlords and tenants in Cape Town’s CBD – from rent…

CCID launches team to sanitise CBD

7 Jul 2020

Keeping the Cape Town CBD safe and clean has taken on a new meaning for the Cape Town Central City Improvement…

The CCID’s top foodies’ guide to favourite restaurants in the CBD

29 Jun 2020

With many restaurants set to reopen today, where are you looking forward to eating at the most?

IT’s green for “Go…

Crime in Cape Town CBD still at a record low

18 May 2020

CRIME in the Cape Town city centre during Level 4 of the nationwide lockdown has dropped by 73 % across all crime categories…

Armed robbers caught in Cape Town CBD with cigarette cartons worth thousands of rands

7 May 2020

Armed robbers who thought they had hit the jackpot today when they stole cigarettes worth tens of thousands of rands from a…

How can you help Cape Town's homeless

7 May 2020

Cape Town City Centre NGOs, businesses and residents have joined forces to offer an extraordinary lifeline to the…

STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF SHAUN JOHNSON

26 Feb 2020

25 FEBRUARY 2020

STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF SHAUN JOHNSON FROM ROB KANE, CHAIRPERSON OF THE BOARD OF THE…

CCID CELEBRATES ITS STRAATWERK ROAD MAINTENANCE TEAM’S 10TH ANNIVERSARY

3 Dec 2019

KEEPING the City Centre in tip-top shape is no easy feat, but in the past 10 years they have cleaned storm water drains 34…

CCID CELEBRATES 19th CLEAN AUDIT IN A ROW IN A TOUGH ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT

19 Nov 2019

Maintaining the success of the Cape Town CBD in a depressed economic environment was paramount to ensuring it continued to…

Cape Town Central City Improvement District (CCID) managers catch armed robber

25 Oct 2019

22 OCTOBER 2019CAPE TOWN CENTRAL CITY IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT (CCID) MANAGERS CATCH ARMED ROBBER…

TECHNOLOGY CHANGING THE WAY BUSINESS IS DONE

17 Sep 2019

New technology is changing the way business can be done, ensuring better productivity and streamlined efficiency, says Cape…

CAPE TOWN CBD SUSTAINS HIGH INVESTOR CONFIDENCE – CCID REPORT REVEALS

17 Sep 2019

New property developments in the Cape Town Central City worth in excess of R950 million have been reported this year in…

Cape Town Central City Improvement District’s Show You Care campaign hits the R25K mark!

19 Aug 2019

 A month after launching its 2019 Show You Care campaign, the Cape Town Central City Improvement District (CCID) has already…

Report shows retail is big business in the Cape Town CBD

29 Jul 2019

Retail in the Cape Town CBD is flourishing in spite of the tight economy with the Central City’s 2018 retail occupancy rate…

Residential property in the Cape Town central city levels out to meet demand

29 Jul 2019

Over the past few years, as Cape Town experienced an unprecedented rise in residential property values throughout the…