This is a new one, which should not improve the relationship of Anne Hidalgo with motorists. Tuesday, June 16, the mayor outbound Paris has unveiled its manifesto in common with the environmentalists, the fruit of their covenant, sealed to the second round. A presentation during which the municipal official has announced that it wants to impose a limit of 30 km/h in the majority of the streets of the capital.
Only the major roads such as the Champs Elysées or even the boulevards of the Marshals would keep the limit at 50 km/h. The device itself would see again his speed down from 70 km/h to 50 km/h. " to Combat all the pollution is a public health issue. This is why we will continue to reduce the place of cars in our city ", said the mayor of Paris, as a new declaration of war on the car.
The device in the line of fire
environmentalists have also negotiated for other measures to be included in the agenda of Anne Hidalgo as the end of the diesel vehicles in 2024 or even the deletion of half of the parking spaces within five years. This last measure aims to give more space to pedestrians by widening the sidewalks. Other large-scale construction site : the overhaul of the device. After The Paris, Anne Hidalgo has set itself the objective to put in place its project by 2024.
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The reserved lanes (hov) or carpool taxis and other VTC are including in the pipes. Jean-Louis Missika, co-campaign manager Anne Hidalgo, has even announced that traffic lights and pedestrian crossings will be soon updated on the device. "We start by creating a dedicated lane for transportation-shared shuttles, buses, taxis, carpools) to gradually reduce the number of traffic lanes (...) and give the possibility to cross on foot or bike, one can read in the manifesto presented to you on Tuesday.