Transport

Tunnels Link East Lima Traffic to Eight Districts

Tunnels Link East Lima Traffic to Eight Districts

Two tunnels opened for a trial run yesterday, connecting vehicle traffic between Lima’s most heavily populated district —San Juan de Lurigancho, pop. 1 million — and eight districts to the west. The twin Santa Rosa and San Martin tunnels, inaugurated by Mayor Luis Castañeda on Lima’s 481st anniversary, cut through […]

Alternative Transport — Cable Cars for North Lima

Alternative Transport — Cable Cars for North Lima

One of the announcements made by President Ollanta Humala during his address to Congress on July 28 was the project to build two cable car systems to connect the sprawling urban areas in North Lima. The project has met with criticism from some analysts who say that cable cars are […]