These roads near the Union Buildings will be closed on Wednesday

These roads near the Union Buildings will be closed on Wednesday

Motorists are advised to use alternative routes as several roads around the Union Buildings will be closed for the presidential inauguration on Wednesday, 19 June. 

ROAD CLOSURES AROUND THE UNION BUILDINGS 

The Presidential inauguration is expected to be attended by Cyril Ramaphosa, the president-elect of the Republic of South Africa, foreign heads of State, invited guests, and members of the public.

Ramaphosa was duly elected during the first sitting of the National Assembly at the Cape Town International Convention Centre on Friday, 14 June. 

Road Closures around the Union Buildings will be implemented from 3:00 on Wednesday, 19 June, until 6:00 on Thursday, 20 June. 

Gordon Road and Stanza Bopape Street

Jan Shoba Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Grosvenor Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Hilda Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Festival Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Athlone Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Hill Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Orient Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Balmoral Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Lisdogan Avenue and Stanza Bopape Street

Farenden Street and Stanza Bopape Street

East Avenue and Stanza Bopape Street

Beckett Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Pine Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Blackwood Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Johan Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Wessels Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Madiba Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Lydes-Zeederberg Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Hamilton Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Steve Biko Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Steve Biko Street and Stanza Bopape Street

Dumbarton Road and Stanza Bopape Street

Dumbarton Road and Harcourt Street

Dumbarton Road and Nassau Street

Madiba Street and Government Avenue

Edmond Street and Government Avenue

Balmoral Avenue and Government Avenue

Tom Jenkins Drive and Soutpansberg Road

Tom Jenkins Drive and Russel Street

Tom Jenkins Drive next to Governor’s house

East Avenue and Government Avenue

Beckett Street and Government Avenue

Pine Street and Government Avenue

Blackwood Street and Government Avenue

North Street

Soutpansberg Road

Van Der Merwe Street

Nuffield Street

WHAT ARE THE ALTERNATIVE ROUTES? 

Pretorius Street

Park Street

Du Toit Street

Greef Street

Frederika Street

Justice Mahomed Street