13 May Priority for pedestrians and cyclists in Brussels city centre
Due to corona crisis measures to promote cycling and walking are popular in many countries. Since Monday 11 May 2020, the city centre of the Belgian capital has officially been a meeting zone for three months. A maximum speed limit of 20km/h is applied. Pedestrians and cyclists enjoy priority. This measure will make it easier for passers-by to keep a safe distance after because of Corona. In addition, 40km of new cycle paths are planned in Brussels. More information can be found here
Other cities are also taking measures to promote cycling and walking in Corona times see here.