São Paulo: A future with less traffic?
Traffic in the Most Populous Metropolitan Area in the Americas
Helicopter Taxis and Beltways: Can traffic be mitigated?
The rest of the year, car commuters are still stuck with the usual snarled streets. Some take to the skies, using mobile apps to hail helicopter taxis, while those who live and work close to the limited Metro system, may utilize public transportation to escape the jams of rush hour on the streets above. Other solutions have included reducing the number of vehicles on roads by constructing the Rodoanel Mario Covas, an almost-completed beltway connecting highways outside of the city intended to ease pass-through traffic in the city center.