Road fines increase by 300%

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

Eleven thousand sanctions in 2017 Appeals process literally disappears The typical Bolognese driver is now more conscientious regarding parking, slightly less of a speed hog, but a lot more careless on bus lanes and limited traffic areas. And above all, they are intolerant to red traffic lights. This worrisome profile has shown up in the […]

Raising funds for Piazza Grande

Monday, May 14th, 2018
Presenting the cheque: Michael Phillips with Leonardo Tancredi

Collection for Piazza Grande: After a year of collaboration with Piazza Grande, Bologna Press collected € 2,595 for the support of Piazza Grande and Friends of the Associazione Amici of Piazza Grande Onlus. Photo: Michael Phillips of Bologna Press presents a check to Leonardo Tancredi. We would also like to say thanks to our friends, […]

Tiger Mosquitos: City asks for collaboration

Monday, May 7th, 2018
Tiger mosquito

Commissioner Barigazzi: “Alongside the effort of the municipality in public areas, it is important that there’s commitment for the treatment of private areas.” Every year, from April to October, this little seasonal insect returns to proliferate our homes and common areas, with repercussions for public health that can be anything except insignificant. To combat it, […]

Tourist Boom for 7th year in a row

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
Tourist queues in Piazza Maggiore

City rakes in €3 billion a year & employs 40,000 people This is the value of tourism in the city according to the analysis drawn up by Guido Caselli and Matteo Beghelli of the Study Center, monitoring the economy and statistics for Unioncamere Emilia-Romagna. It’s a tourism industry, which exploded in recent years and employs […]