Protests Against Ipanema Metro Plans: Daily

By Ben Tavener, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Residents in Ipanema, in Rio’s Zona Sul (South Zone) were out with banners and leaflets on Saturday as they protested against plans for a new metro (subway) station in their neighborhood. They are against plans for the expansion of metro Line 1 – into which Line 4, predicted to start running in 2015, will be integrated.

A petition will be delivered to a number of officials, including Rio State Governor S . . .

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