|Jimenez Avenue in La Candelaria was crowded with pedestrians this afternoon. Bogotá's brilliant mayor suspended bus service on the avenue between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.|
|Cyclists on Carrera Septima. Its bike lane was packed. Hopefully, a few of these people will pedal again tomorrow.|
Hopefully, some of these folks will pedal again tomorrow.
|Bumper-to-bumper bicycles on Carrera Septima.|
But, today, as every day, those vehicles called 'rolling chimneys' belched on, unconcerned about being sanctioned.
|A bus leaves behind a river of smoke on Carrera 10.|
|A TransMilenio bus, the 'pride' of Bogotá, pours out smoke.|
|Traffic was light in La Candelaria, so it actually moved.|
|Here's a nearby stretch of Carrera 3 yesterday, experiencing its normal traffic jam.|
|The TransMilenio system carried 13% more passengers than on a normal day.|
|And the SITP system's passengers rose 23%, yet this bus was still mostly empty.|
|Great news on Car-Free Day! Last year set a record for new car sales, and this year's already outpacing it!|