Due to planned maintenance Gautrain will not be working between Centurion, Pretoria and Hatfield and will provide buses in those areas.
The City of Johannesburg has launched a forensic investigation into the Sandton Gautrain Station, saying the company that bought the land on which the station has been built never paid for it.
Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba says it’s embarrassing and absurd that Cedar Park Properties has been receiving services from the city but not paying for them.
Residents from informal settlements protesting against the demolition of their homes in Alexandra and Marlboro, north of Johannesburg have threatened to march to the Gautrain Marlboro Station, and prevent the Gautrain from operating.
American based film production studio, MiclnGrace studios is set to film a multi-million dollar project in Sandton, north of Johannesburg in the coming months. South Africa’s high-speed train will be featured in this international production.