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Public Prosecutor Wants to Suspend Haddad’s Bicycle Paths

São Paulo’s state prosecutor’s office filed a lawsuit on Tuesday that threatens to end Mayor Fernando Haddad’s (PT) plan to build 400 kilometers of bicycle paths in the city.The prosecution asks that “all activities, services and works related to the construction of the bicycle system in São Paulo” be suspended, within a period of 24 hours, until the completion of the “necessary technical studies”. The prosecution’s requests must still be approved by the 5th Public Treasury Court. Continue reading

Associations and Entities of Cyclists Responds to Against MPE

Response to the injunction request, made by the state public prosecution service, to stop work on bicycle lanes.

The Ciclocidade – Association of Urban Cyclists of São Paulo, along with the organizations mentioned below, express their indignation at the request to stop work on the implantation of the cycling system of the city of São Paulo, an action created by the State Public Ministry (MPE) 3rd Prosecutor of Justice for Housing and Urbanism – through the promoter Camila Mansour Magalhães da Silveira. Continue reading

Despite Injunction, Haddad Paints a New Bike Path in Gardens

Although the courts have barred the city from implementing new bicycle paths in São Paulo, the management Fernando Haddad (PT) painted 457.9 meters of streets in Jardim América, in the south, between the night of the day before yesterday (23) and the Dawn yesterday (24). In the morning, the work surprised residents and drivers of the area. Continue reading