By Ruth Faulkner, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The city of Rio is set to receive 800 spaces for bikes alongside a number of its metro stations. The Department of Transport, working with the Rio State Bike Program, in partnership with the City Department of Environment and the MetrôRio dealership, have begun the installation of 400 bike racks in the vicinity of metro stations to encourage the use of bicycles in conjunction with public transport.

The first station to be completed will be the General Osório metro station, in Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here