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  • ‘It’s a beautiful thing’: how one Paris district rediscovered conviviality, The Guardian (Jul 14, 2022) — It started with an organised ‘bonjour’. Now the ‘republic of good neighbours’ say they want to reclaim the streets
  • Paris's standing Citizens Assembly has real teeth, shaping policy and laws - and is part of a quiet revolution, The Daily Alternative (Jul 04, 2022)

2021[edit | edit source]

Paris Plans to Be Completely Cyclable by 2026, Oct 21[1]

As Bikers Throng the Streets, 'It's Like Paris Is in Anarchy' Oct 4[2]

2020[edit | edit source]

Paris to create 680 kilometres of cycleways after coronavirus crisis.[3] Apr 24

The fifteen-minute city: imagine being only that far away from any major amenity. Paris is going there.[4] Mar 4

2019[edit | edit source]

Parisian community recognised for its geothermal heating network, Jan 17[5]

2018[edit | edit source]

The electric scooter scheme taking over Paris, Nov 27[6]

The city turning streets into gardens, Nov 22[7]

A City That Takes Climate Change Seriously: Paris, Oct 10[8]

Journée sans voiture: les 4 premiers arrondissements de Paris piétons un dimanche par mois, Sep 17[9]

Paris Gets Serious About Free Transit, May 16[10]

1000 Electric Buses To Spearhead Paris Goal Of 100% Zero Emissions Public Transportation, Apr 23[11]

Paris Plans a Suburban Forest Five Times the Size of Central Park, Feb 14[12]

2017[edit | edit source]

Paris bans cars for a day in bid to tackle pollution, Oct 3[13]

Yes, 'govtech' can change the way cities function. New lessons in open government from Paris. Apr 3[14]

Paris boosts cycling infrastructure, names 2017 'year of the bike', Jan 8[15]

Paris has a watery dream of swimming in the Seine – but can the planners take the plunge? Jan 6[16]

2016[edit | edit source]

Pollution: Paris makes public transport free for second day, Dec 7[17]

Paris Navigating Gym, Nov 29[18]

Félicitations Madame Mayor: participatory budgeting in Paris hits new highs, Oct 17[19]

The Participatory Budget of the City of Paris, Oct 13[20]

Paris allows anyone to plant an urban garden, Oct 10[21]

A Pedestrian-Only Future for the Seine, Sep 27[22]

Paris: Une coopérative de livreurs à vélo pour lutter contre l'uberisation du secteur?, Sep 26[23]

Paris is banning traffic from half the city. Why can't London have a car-free day? Sep 22[24]

Une monnaie locale à Paris, pour quoi faire ? Aug 29[25]

Why Paris Is Building Highways for Bikes, Jul 1[26]

Paris Shops Are Marking Their Windows for the Homeless, Jun 1[27]

How Paris is stepping up its drive against the car, May 2[28]

The Most Famous Public Squares in Paris Get a Pedestrian-Friendly Makeover, Apr 1[29]

An evening at La Recyclerie, Mar 9

Paris is leading the world in progressive urbanism – here's how, Mar 4[30]

2015[edit | edit source]

All-blue skies in Paris as city centre goes car-free for first time, September 27[31]

Right-minded Paris mayor plans more pedestrianisation along the Seine, May 6[32]

Paris is getting two cycling superhighways and 700km of new bike lanes! Apr 7

Paris launches the General Assembly on the Circular Economy of Greater Paris, March 11[33]

Paris, edible city? February 5[34]

Silent, tree-shaped wind turbines to debut in Paris, Jan 4[35]

2014[edit | edit source]

Parisians have their say on city's first €20m 'participatory budget', October 8[36]

Paris extends its bikeshare program to kids, July 2[37]

Parisians start food waste programme, April 16[38]

Paris bans cars, makes transit free to fight air pollution, March 17[39]

2013[edit | edit source]

Reclaiming Paris's River Seine quayside,[40] October 15

2012[edit | edit source]

Paris to return Seine to the people with car-free riverside plan, City mayor behind Paris Plages wins fight to pedestrianise large sections of 1960s expressway on left and right bank, Angelique Chrisafis, August 2[41]


2011[edit | edit source]

MIT Student Remaps Paris Based on Travel Time & Carbon Footprint,[42] August 23

Paris to Launch the World's First Municipal Electric Vehicle Hire Scheme,[43] June 9


2007[edit | edit source]

Paris embraces plan to become city of bikes,[44] March 23

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