Protesting a new highway

Hundreds of demonstrators on bikes gathered in Aspern, in the Northern outer district of Vienna, to protest against a planned additional city highway. The project would cost at least €500 million in taxpayer money for initial construction, about €150 million per kilometer, and millions in maintenance over the decades. It is planned to tunnel underneath a state-protected natural resort called Lobau, one of Danube’s most important wildlife areas…