News on environmental zones and air pollution
On 12.06.19 the special meeting of the council of the city of Leverkusen was devoted to design planning for better air. According to Alexander Lünenbach, Department Head for Citizens, Environment and Social Affairs, "The reduction in limit values can also be achieved without an environmental zone”. Will the switch to environmentally friendly public transport or CarSharing be enough to reach the annual average of 40 micrograms per cubic meter by 2020? With a green environmental zone it would be much easier !