Traffic-free Sunday in Rome on 10 February

Traffic restrictions on Sunday 10 February to battle smog in Rome.

Rome has banned motorists from driving within the fascia verde (green belt) on Sunday 10 February from 07.30 to 12.30, and from 16.30 until 20.30.

Designed to curb air pollution, the traffic restrictions will be repeated on 24 March.

There are a number of exemptions to the ban including electric cars and vehicles with special permits for disabled drivers.

For details see city websitePhoto La Repubblica