CASE STUDY- Curitiba, Brazil

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  • Inland + S of Rio de Jeneiro
  • Modern city of 2 million people
  • SE Brazil
  • World's 2nd largest motor manufacturing poin
  • Awarded in 1990 the UNs highest award for its recyling scheme
  • 1965 the master plan for sustainable transport made

traffic management

  • Decided against underground (too expensive)
  • Intergrated bus system + pedestrainised city
  • Direct routes into the suburbs on 2 way bus lanes
  • Express buses link the surburbs together to…

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