The Tshwane Metropolitan Police Department would like to notify Tshwane's citizens about a march of national taxi alliances on Wednesday, 8 November 2017.
The marchers will gather from 09:00 at the old Putco depot in Marabastad and move from there at 11:30 to the Department of Transport at the corner of Struben and Bosman Street to hand over the first memorandum at 12:00.
From the Department of Transport they will proceed to the Union Buildings, where they will hand over the second memorandum at 13:00.
The route of the march is as follows:
From the old Putco depot the marchers will turn into Struben Street, then proceed straight until they reach the Department of Transport at the corner of Struben and Bosman Street.
They will then use the following route to proceed to the Union Buildings:
From Struben Street the marchers will proceed straight, then turn right into Nelson Mandela Drive and left into Madiba Street and from there proceed to the Union Buildings.
They are expected to move back to the old Putco depot at 14:30, using the following streets:
• Madiba Street
• Nelson Mandela Drive
• Johannes Ramokgoase Street
Metro police officers will be deployed to monitor the march and all affected streets. Motorists are advised to avoid the affected streets and use alternative routes such as:
• Nana Sita Street
• Francis Baard Street
• Boom Street