Castel Maggiore gets the thumbs-up for new cycle lane

Saturday, December 30th, 2017

Bologna comune overwhelming lent their support for a new project that would see 4.5km of new bicycle track from the city center until Castel Maggiore. The comune promises “a logical and strategic plan for connecting the main functioning hubs such as the university areas, the Tecnopolo and the fiera district,” with the objective to boost […]


Friday, December 22nd, 2017

Mayor of Bologna: “The fragile beauty of Neptune has been restored thanks to the help of everyone.” Merola said of Neptune’s comeback: “We welcome the figure that the soul of every Bolognese feels close to and that has always transmitted to us the values of belonging, of community, of citizenship… It’s not always a monument. […]

Foreigner denied Italian citizenship

Thursday, December 21st, 2017
Lorenzo Minganti

He couldn’t read nor speak Italian After 12 attempts to try to get a 50 year old Moroccan man ‘to swear (in Italian) to be faithful to the Republic of Italy, to be loyal to the Italian Constitution and the Law’, Mayor of Minerbio Lorenzo Minganti decided to halt the process of granting citizenship. These are […]

Piazza Aldrovandi clocks up 4,000 fines for unauthorized access

Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

Over a quarter of penalties occurred at night There are already more than 4,000 fines for unauthorized car/motorbike access in Piazza Aldrovandi, of which over 1,100 incursions happened during the late hours of the local nightlife. This figure is still only partial because the count stopped on 25 September (for subsequent data acquisition servicing). Of […]

Bolognese income increases but half went to the over 60’s

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
Schermata 2017-12-13 alle 22.22.10

Younger age groups found to be more in difficulty than in past. Gender inequalities also reduced Declared income by Bolognese citizens slightly increased, but almost half of the wealth still remains in the hands of over 60s. The younger age groups, on the other hand, are more in difficulty than in 2002, a year taken […]

Rossoblu boss Saputo drops hints about new stadium

Thursday, December 7th, 2017
Photo from the Zavanella project.

Apparently the restructuring of the Dall’Ara stadium isn’t up to everyone’s liking. It’s proceeding much slower than expected. Between the royal blue shape of the new third shirt and Luca Carboni and Marco Di Vaio’s predictions on the magic charm of the kit and the shadow cast by Milan on a previous game, Joey Saputo […]