The Budapest transport company BKV is not signing a bus rental contract with a company of dubious background, Budapest Mayor Gergely Karácsony said on Wednesday, referring to allegations made by Fidesz politicians.
Holiday traditions are thriving in Budapest with light trams and holiday decorations around the city.
Archaeologists are set to continue monitoring the citadel reconstruction in Budapest.
MOL Bubi will cease to operate on Sunday at 23:59, it will not be possible to pick up a bicycle at any of the 158 collection stations from Monday, the Budapest Transport Center told MTI on Saturday. They added: the public bike system will be renewed in the spring.
Hundreds of flats were temporarily left without water in Budapest in the XI. district, after a 300-millimeter plumbing broke at the intersection of Etele út and Rátz László utca, Fővárosi Vízművek told MTI on Saturday night (28th November).
The Budapest municipality is proposing banning the sale of the fur of wild animals from the city’s street markets and fairs, the metropolitan council said on Friday.
Balázs Fürjes, the state secretary in charge of development projects in and around Budapest, has called on the city’s mayor not to shut down municipal parks manager Főkert.
The government has submitted two legislative proposals to parliament aiming to turn the state-run waste management holding and the national mobile payment systems into concessions, Budapest Mayor Gergely Karácsony said.
The green NGO Levegő Munkacsoport (Clean Air Action Group) has refused the Budapest metropolitan council’s For Budapest award because it had failed to achieve a reduction in the “severe level of pollution” in the capital city.
Due to the epidemic situation, the annual parking permits in Budapest will be valid until the end of March instead of January next year, the Mayor’s Office told MTI on Tuesday.