Reference image. This Reyes bridge will open the peak and plate for private cars on the Cundinamarca roads. Photo: Government of Cundinamarca.
The Cundinamarca authorities are preparing for the return of some 300 thousand vehicles to the department during the Reyes bridge, that is, next weekend.
With the aim of guaranteeing vehicular flow on the roads of the department and at the entrance to Bogotá, this holiday Monday begins to rule the peak and plate for private vehicles, according to the territorial authority.
“With this measure we seek to improve mobility and promote a planned return; we await the return of 300,000 vehicles ”, said the Secretary of Transportation and Mobility, Jorge Alberto Godoy.
The peak and license plate in Cundinamarca will operate as follows: between 12:00 noon and 4:00 pm, vehicles whose license plate ends in an even number will enter through all road corridors. Subsequently, from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm, vehicles with plates ending in an odd number may be mobilized through the department’s roads, as explained by the government official.
The Secretary of Mobility of Bogotá expressed that this measure is taken in conjunction with Cundinamarca and the municipal mayors. Likewise, he invited citizens and tourists to plan their return to their homes and said that the transit authorities will be available and attentive to speed up the flow of vehicles on the different roads of the department.
Puente de Reyes will have no restrictions in Cundinamarca
Many of the videos and images that were used in previous years to announce the restrictions due to the covid-19 pandemic have been released again to generate fear in the community. This happened in the last hours in Cundinamarca.
Through social networks and WhatsApp chains, unscrupulous people led people to believe that Governor Nicolás García had established new mobility restrictions for the Reyes holiday weekend, that is, next weekend.
Before a video that circulates on social networks in which these restrictions are announced in the department, García went to the step to deny this information that is from a year ago and does not correspond to current measures, taking into account that in the department, with a With a population close to 3 million inhabitants, only 1,200 active cases are registered.
This information is circulating especially in Girardot, therefore, the departmental president made a new video in which he clarifies the rumors.
“Greetings to all the friends of Girardot; A video from a year ago is circulating on social networks in which in the company of the municipal mayor we talked about restrictive measures to face covid-19, although we have been registering a number of cases, to date the occupation of ICU beds is of the 9% and in the entire department with a population close to three million inhabitants, we registered only 1,200 active cases, that is why we call for self-care of Cundinamarca and tourists ”, emphasized the governor.
García Bustos confirmed that this festive weekend of Reyes there will be no restrictive measure neither in Girardot, nor in the rest of the department, and took the opportunity to make a call to self-care and avoid crowds, which become the best and most effective measures.
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