|The banner behind the traffic jam says 'Great mobilization against climate change on Sept. 22nd.'|
|A single cyclist amidst a sea of cars.|
Mayor Petro has made climate change one of the headline issues of his administration. However, he has overseen an historic boom in car ownership and accompanying boom in traffic jams. Petro entered office promising to create a congestion charge, but never pushed the issue, instead fiddling with the failed 'Pico y Placa' car restriction policy.
|Bogotanos mobilizing - or immobilizing - for climate change.|
By Mike Ceaser, of Bogotá Bike Tours