World Car Free Day
Respond to the call of World Car Free Day, a large amount of Kaohsiung citizens choose riding bikes instead of driving cars today. Ching-Pu Chen, Director General of Kaohsiung Transportation Bureau, hopes to stimulate the Low-Carbon Transport such as Light Rail, MRT system and buses by holding relevant activities. Kaohsiung Mayor Chen Chu said that Kaohsiung city government is endeavors to get support from the Ministry of Transportation and Communication. Furthermore, Kaohsiung bike lane will be increased from 650 km long to 700 km. Kaohsiung has transformed gradually into a convenient and livable city.