The citizens of Paris they spoke In a recent referendum they voted in favor of him tripling of Parabola for parking in regards to SUVwhile the French capital she is ready to become one city suitable only for bicycles.
Specifically, the 54,5% of votes it was positive towards this change, but just the 5,7% of electorate was found on ballot boxesaccording to the official results.
With this result, the voters agreed with him tripling Of the cost parking for SUVs 1.6 tons and abovereaching from 6 euros 18 eurosin order to prevent the use of “large, polluting vehicles”, according to what the mayor's office said.
The cost will be the same for electric vehicle parking weight 2 tons and up.
THE Mayor Anne Hidalgo stated that “We are proud to have raised an environmental question at a time when the environment is considered a source of evil. It's a form of resistance here in Paris against this very disturbing movement.”
With her election to the mayoral seat the 2014the Hidalgo has made significant changes to the Paris road network. He has built 84 kilometers of bike pathresulting in use of bicycle in the city to have increase against 71% from fees of lockdown for Covid-19 until the 2023according to data from the town hall.
Of course, this change has infuriate their guides of said – fairly large – vehicleswhich have been proven extremely popular in recent years, as they are preferred by families.
It is estimated that the cost for parking for one day with the new parabola will surpass them 200 euros.
That's why one group of motorists name '40 million motorists' has already launched a campaign on the issue, emphasizing how every driver should be free to use any vehicle he wantsregardless of size.
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