Traffic restrictions on five Sundays to combat air pollution in Rome.
Rome has banned motorists from driving within the fascia verde (green belt) on Sunday 4 December from 07.30 to 12.30 and from 16.30 until 20.30.
The traffic restrictions, ordered by Rome mayor Roberto Gualtieri, are part of five car-free Sundays scheduled on 20 November, 4 December, 8 January, 5 February and 26 March 2023.
Domenica 4/12/2022 seconda #domenicaecologica 2022/2023.
Divieto di circolazione veicolare nella nuova #ZTL #FasciaVerde nelle fasce orarie 7:30-12:30 e 16:30-20:30
Info e deroghe https://t.co/9X7raiwag6
Prossime domeniche ecologiche: 8/01/2023, 5/02/2023 e 26/03/2023. pic.twitter.com/SQ5zzDaMum
— Roma (@Roma) December 2, 2022
Known as domeniche ecologiche (Ecological Sundays), the traffic restrictions are designed to curb air pollution in the capital.
There are a number of exemptions to the traffic ban including less-polluting vehicles, electric cars and people travelling for essential medical treatment.
For full details see city website. Photo credit: Sun_Shine / Shutterstock.com.
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