BRS Bus Lanes Planned for Centro Rio: Daily

By Gregory Scruggs, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In an attempt to further tame Rio's traffic, the city announced that Bus Rapid System (BRS) corridors will be installed along the major avenues of Centro in December. Speaking Wednesday at the 18th Brazilian Conference of Transportation and Transit, the municipal secretary of transportation, Alexandre Sansão, said that implementation will begin on Avenue Presidente Vargas between Avenues Primeiro de Março and Antônio Carlos.

The BRS system

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