“Réinventer Paris !”, “Réinventer nos places !” — Under Mayor Anne Hidalgo Paris is engaging in a radical rethinking of the city, its public spaces, and the development of the last available sites. Dominated so far by vehicular traffic, recently Paris has begun to develop gradually into a paradise for pedestrians and cyclists; central traffic junctions and the banks of the Seine are being transformed into public open spaces.
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