By Ana Gabriela Ribeiro, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Since opening in 2009, the General Osório Metro station (the last stop of Line 1) in Ipanema has increased the accessibility to the area, connecting Praça General Osório with Copacabana Cantagalo Metro stop. However, due to further expansion of the new Metro Line 4, extending to Barra da Tijuca, the stations will close for eight months starting in December 2012.

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