Buenos Aires Wins 2014 Sustainable Transportation Award

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The City of Buenos Aires has taken some giant steps forward in becoming a more sustainable city over the past five years. From the introduction of the first Metrobus line to the launch of the EcoBici program, BA is definitely a a more commuter and pedestrian-friendly metro these days….not any easy task for one of the World’s Top 5 MegaCities. Now …

New Metrobus Line Will Transform The World’s Widest Avenue

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Buenos Aires rush hour traffic descended into total chaos Wednesday night when a transformer exploded in Palermo. Local news coverage immediately focused on the gridlock along BA’s widest and most famous avenue, 9 de Julio. Alleviating that daily commute chaos is one of the local government’s priorities and makes our list this week of transformative urban planning projects in Buenos …