Save the Cyclists campaign in Italy getting parliamentary support

Let us draw you attention to an initiative taken in Italy by cycling groups which appears in the latest edition of our sister publication Nuova Mobilità in Italian at http://wp.me/pXyfs-Ye.  And if you are not comfortable in the language of Dante, you can find a pretty serviceable English-language translation here. The translation opens as follows:

“The campaign launched by Time cycling safety and recovery in Italy by a number of bloggers and informal groups is  already beginning to get the first results. 61 parliamentarians from different political parties signed a bill that among other things calls for the allocation of 2% of the budget of the management company of roads and highways for the construction of cycling infrastructure and the adoption of the speed limit 30 km / h in all residential areas having no bike lanes.”

* Click here for full text in Italian,

* Click  here for machine translation into English.

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