|'Dying for a breath of Bogotá Air', from The City Paper|
|Too tough for environmental officials to identify? |
A 'green' bus belches its way along Carrera 10.
Hide writes that in Quito, Ecuador he saw environmental officials testing buses' emissions. In my 13 years residence in Bogota, which has included countless hours pedaling the city's streets and avenues, I have not even once seen officials testing a bus's emissions.
Bogotá's air pollution is slow motion murder committed in everybody's plain site, every single day.
|An exhaust pipe near Palo Quemao.|
|A woman gets blown away by a TransMilenio bus, icon of Bogotá.|