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Madrid lowers speed limits to improve air quality

On Monday, March 13, 2017, the city of Madrid announced Plan A for air quality, a strategic plan for the reduction of air pollution. The main goal is to reduce private traffic in the inner city. Starting in 2018, driving speed will be reduced from 90 to 70 km per hour during the whole year, both in the center as well as in the surroundings of Madrid, including the M-30 high way and the entry roads to the city.