Almost 3,000 applications have been submitted to the Bucharest City Hall on the first day of the project “Bicyclists in Bucharest”, in order to get the 500-RON vouchers by which people aged over 18 residing or having their domicile in Bucharest can buy an ordinary or electric bicycle, scooter or Segway or Ninebot devices.
According to the City Hall, 2,935 people applied on Monday, on the first day of the project, in order to get the 5,000 vouchers in value of RON 500. Of the almost 3,000 applications, 2,245 applications have been submitted to the Registry Office and 690 applications have been submitted by e-mail.
The City Hall mentions that the applications submitted by e-mail are processed simultaneously with the ones submitted to the offices of the Public Relations Center, depending on the arrival moment.
The project “Bicyclists in Bucharest” was approved in the meeting of the General Council of the Bucharest Municipality (CGMB) on June 30. 5,000 vouchers in value of RON 500 will be granted to people aged over 18 residing or having their domicile in Bucharest, who wish to by an ordinary or electric bicycle, scooter or Segway or Ninebot devices.
The regulation and the application form have been posted on the City Hall’s website, in the section “Bicyclists in Bucharest”; those who are interested can submit their applications to the Information and Documentation Center for Citizen Relations of the Bucharest City Hall (the General Registry Office), until August 10. The public working program is from Monday to Friday, between 08.30 and 18.30. The Bucharest City Hall announced later that given the high number of applications for the program “Bicyclists in Bucharest”, in order to avoid overcrowding when filing them, it was decided that these applications can also be sent by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.