“There is no such thing as a natural level of car use. The number of cars used in the city is a political decision. Traffic problems don’t come from more cars, they come from more roads…”

-Former Mayor of Bogota Enrique Penalosa

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3 Responses to Thursday Quote: “Natural” Car Use

  1. Jmac says:

    Man, I wish I would have emailed you this thing i scanned at work about that former mayor of Bogota and how his priority was restoring the dignity of pedestrians and how everyone hated him for not allowing cars on certain streets.


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    once again you outdid yourself…


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