Traffic increase as holiday season ends

Traffic volumes were expected to increase significantly this weekend as the holidays drew to a...

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Workers countrywide were expected to return to the office on Monday.

Traffic volumes on major holidays leading from the coast were expected to swell from Friday and peak by Saturday evening.

<?xml:namespace prefix="st1" ns="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags"?><place w:st="on"><state w:st="on">Western Cape traffic spokesperson Xenophone Wentzel said officials would be out in full force.

“The second, third and fourth January noted a decrease in traffic volumes. We will get up and [sic] ready for any incident but we have noted that traffic volumes has decreased."