News on environmental zones and air pollution
Although CDU and especially CSU are known for sticking to the internal combustion engine and being fundamentally opposed to the introduction of driving bans, the air in Bavaria is getting thick. One reason could be that the city of Munich, in 2016, has become the dirtiest city in terms of air pollution in whole Germany. For this reason, Mayor Dieter Reiter is now rebelling against the "prohibition from above" and clearly criticises the previous procedure of the state government. These misjudge facts and took decisions without a basis.