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Vehicle restrictions to be suspended on July 25 and Aug. 2

Tico Times - July 24, 2012

Weekly restrictions that prevent vehicles from entering the center of San José – based on license plate numbers – will not apply Wednesday, July 25, when most…

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Heavy vehicles restricted by traffic police this weekend

Tico Times - July 12, 2012

To expedite the return of thousands of Ticos who took mid-year vacations this week, vehicles weighing six tons or more will not be allowed to enter San…

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Foreigners can pay for driver’s license directly at Roadway Safety Council offices

Tico Times - April 25, 2012

The Public Works and Transport Ministry (MOPT) have enabled foreigners to pay driver's license fees directly in the Roadway Safety Council offices in La Uruca, northwest of…

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Vehicle restrictions to be suspended for Wednesday holiday

Tico Times - April 10, 2012

Drivers with license plate numbers that end in 5 or 6 will be allowed to enter downtown San José Wednesday, as vehicle restrictions will be temporarily suspended.Public…

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No vehicle restrictions for Holy Week

Tico Times - March 28, 2012

The Public Works and Transportation Ministry (MOPT) announced this Wednesday that next week drivers can travel freely through the center of San José, since vehicle restriction by…

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No vehicle restrictions until January 16

Tico Times - December 13, 2011

The return of vehicle restrictions after the holiday season will not come until Jan. 16. The restriction normally prohibits cars from traveling in downtown San José and…

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Costa Rican vehicle restrictions return Monday

Adam Williams - July 15, 2011

Vehicle restrictions will go back into effect Monday after a two-week break during mid-year vacations. Beginning Monday, drivers with license plate numbers that end in 1 or…

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New all-day vehicle restrictions begin Monday

Tico Times - May 2, 2011

The Ministry of Public Works and Transportation (MOPT) its new extended vehicular restriction hours Monday. Restrictions will be enforced from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m., instead of…

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Carpools benefit from new vehicle restrictions

Tico Times - April 14, 2011

The Ministry of Public Works and Transportation (MOPT) announced this week that vehicle restrictions will be enforced from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. during the week beginning…

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Vehicle restriction in effect only during rush hour starting Thursday

Tico Times - January 5, 2011

A new schedule for vehicle restrictions in the capital will begin Thursday. Restrictions will now be in effect only from 6 to 7:30 a.m. and from 4:30…