News on environmental zones and air pollution
The situation in Stuttgart around environmental zones and diesel driving bans is anything but clear even at the beginning of 2020. There is unanimous confusion and general chaos. The city administration has already had to pay two warnings. So far, the public seems to be waiting in vain for the responsible people in Stuttgart to come to their senses. However, the metropolis and its green government do not have much time left.
So now the Administrative Court, the highest administrative authority in the state, is deciding on the future environmental policy course of the southern German metropolis. A departure from the driving bans issued years ago seems unrealistic and, in the first instance, simply unreasonable.