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JRA FIXES 5 000 POTHOLES REPORTED VIA APP

The Johannesburg Roads Agency (JRA) says just over 5 000 of the potholes it fixed in the last financial year were reported via its mobile app, Fix & Find. The JRA launched the Find & Fix mobile app in May 2014, as a way to improve feedback from the public. The app captures the exact global […]

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MOBILE APPS HELP GOVERNMENT CONNECT WITH CITIZENS, ENHANCE SERVICE DELIVERY

Smart cities are fast becoming a reality across the globe, driven by the interconnectedness of devices that communicate and provide information that leads to intelligent automation, decision and actions. However, smart cities without smart, engaged and connected citizens will be unable to fulfil service delivery objectives. The success of any smart city initiative relies on […]

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CNBC AFRICA – AKI ANASTASIOU TRIES THE NEW FIND & FIX APP

If you’re a motorist in Joburg you’ve probably encountered quite a few potholes. Well the Johannesburg Road Agency has taken a digital approach to dealing with these and other road infrastructure problems by launching their new Find and Fix application. And Tech Busters’ road-enthusiast Aki Anastasiou went to go put it to the test. This […]

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ENCA: TECH REPORT | ENCA CHAT TO KRUSHEN PILLAY ABOUT THE JRA FIND AND FIX APP

Potholes are the bane of every Jo’burger’s life… Seemingly everywhere… and presenting danger and the potential to wreck your tyres… But what if road users could help authorities pinpoint problem areas and fix them as soon as they’ve been pointed out? That’s the ambitious promise of the Johannesburg’s Road Authority’s new app…

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THE JOHANNESBURG ROAD AGENCY (JRA) LAUNCHES THE FIND & FIX APP BY INTERVATE – POWERED BY SMART CITIZEN

In May 2014, the Johannesburg Road Agency (JRA), in South Africa launched the Find & Fix app, a solution designed to help the JRA improve its engagement and customer service with citizens and to enable a more efficient method of managing road related assets and incidents logged with the agency. The video is from the […]

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ENCA NEWS: INTERVIEW WITH BERTHA PETERS-SCHEEPERS, OPS MANAGER: MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS AT THE JRA

The Johannesburg Road Agency has come up with an innovative way to try and deal with the pothole situation around the city. Subscribers can us a mobile app to report problem areas. Bertha Scheepers, Communications Manager at the JRA tells us more.

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EYEWITNESS NEWS (EWN): EWN’S AKI ANASTASIOU REPORTS ON THE FIND & FIX APP

Motorists can now report potholes and faulty traffic lights after the Johannesburg Roads Agency launched their new ‘find & fix’ application. EWN’s Aki Anastasiou reports.

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SABC NEWS: SKHUMBUZO MACOZOMA, MD OF THE JOHANNESBURG ROADS AGENCY TELLS US MORE ABOUT FIND & FIX

Sometimes Joburgers feel like they’re running the gauntlet rather than driving to work. The Johannesburg Roads Agency has launched an app to allow users to report road infrastructure problems such as potholes. Find&Fix records GPS coordinates of the problems and allows users to take photo evidence. It also notifies users of major problems such as […]

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