Children aged 10-16 years can benefit from a free bus pass in Bologna

The Municipality of Bologna has introduced a free bus pass for all children born between 2001 and 2007 and resident in the city. The initiative is potentially involving nearly 20,000 families. “This investment made by the City of Bologna along with ATC [local transit authority], represents a first step towards the "green city" we want Bologna to become in the future” – says the Mayor Mr. Merola– “A clean city that is mindful of its citizen’s health, environmental friendly and a better place to play, study, work, move and live.