Dirty Paris air prompts free public transport

March 23, 2015 9:04 AM

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City mayor Anne Hidalgo had asked authorities to prevent half of the capital's drivers to take to the streets and make all public transport temporarily free in a bid to drive down pollution.

"I am delighted the state has agreed to put in place a partial driving ban on Monday, which I have been requesting for several days," Hidalgo wrote Saturday on Twitter.

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