29 Dec '16, 4pm

#Madrid #bans half the city’s #cars to fight #pollution https://t.co/qiwBifKrBu

#Madrid #bans half the city’s #cars to fight #pollution https://t.co/qiwBifKrBu

in the Spanish capital of Madrid is so bad at the moment that city hall has ordered half the private cars in the area off the road. Between 6:30 am and 9:00 pm, vehicles with even-numbered license plates will be allowed to drive on even-numbered days, and those with odd-numbered plates on odd-numbered days. While the ban is intended to be temporary, it’s unclear exactly when the smog will lift or how long it will last.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/madrid-bans-half-the-citys-cars-to-f...

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