Oil spill leaves Uri tax payers with big bill

Oil spill leaves Uri tax payers with big bill

July 28, 2017, 9:42 a.m.
Tax payers in canton Uri will have to pay for a major cleanup on the A2 autoroute after an unknown vehicle left a lon...
Government to launch incentives to encourage car sharing

Government to launch incentives to encourage car sharing

July 25, 2017, 9:49 a.m.
The government is looking at ways to encourage car sharing for commuters. Ministers hope to have a plan in place to s...
Pedestrian killed on the A1 motorway in St. Gallen

Pedestrian killed on the A1 motorway in St. Gallen

July 11, 2017, 6:51 a.m.
  Police are appealing for information after a man was killed when he walked onto the A1 motorway in the cant...
Prison sentence for throwing stones from motorway bridge

Prison sentence for throwing stones from motorway bridge

July 5, 2017, 6:49 a.m.
A 23-year-old woman has been sentenced to two years in prison for throwing stones at cars from a motorway bridge.
Commuters warned of major summer delays

Commuters warned of major summer delays

June 14, 2017, 8:56 a.m.
Commuters using the A51 running between Kloten and Bulach are being warned to expect further disruption over the summer.
Autoroute service stations could be allowed to sell alcohol

Autoroute service stations could be allowed to sell alcohol

June 14, 2017, 8:41 a.m.
Selling alcohol at autoroute service stations has come a step closer after the lower house of parliament voted throug...
New idea to charge more for autoroutes for tourists

New idea to charge more for autoroutes for tourists

May 10, 2017, 8:02 a.m.
An idea by a Swiss MP that tourists should pay more to use Swiss autoroutes has split opinion.
Zurich police make armed arrest on autoroute

Zurich police make armed arrest on autoroute

April 27, 2017, 6:49 a.m.
Traffic was held up on the A1 autoroute yesterday afternoon when Zurich police arrested two men at gunpoint.  
A16 autoroute finally completed

A16 autoroute finally completed

April 3, 2017, 9:29 a.m.
A long awaited new section of autoroute opens today. The last 9km of the A16 which runs from Biel to the French borde...
Switzerland to spend nearly CHF 2bn on roads this year

Switzerland to spend nearly CHF 2bn on roads this year

March 10, 2017, 5:58 a.m.
The federal roads office says it will spend almost CHF 2bn this year on improvements to the country’s autoroute...
700 licences lost since start of Geneva works

700 licences lost since start of Geneva works

Dec. 15, 2016, 9:12 a.m.
More than 700 people have lost the right to drive since April after works on the tunnels on the A1 around Geneva brou...
French police investigate murder/suicide in Bellegarde

French police investigate murder/suicide in Bellegarde

Dec. 12, 2016, 1:30 p.m.
French police are investigating what appears to be a murder/suicide in the neighbouring French town of Bellegarde.
Car towing speed camera caught speeding

Car towing speed camera caught speeding

Dec. 12, 2016, 10:05 a.m.
A car, towing a new state of the art speed camera, has been caught on camera speeding.
Safety to be improved on A40 to Chamonix

Safety to be improved on A40 to Chamonix

Nov. 25, 2016, 7:03 a.m.
Safety is to be improved on the A40 between Geneva and Chamonix following several fatal accidents caused by drivers t...
Man forgets wife at service station

Man forgets wife at service station

Sept. 19, 2016, 8:25 a.m.
A 65 year old man left his wife in an autoroute service station – believing she was still in their motorhome. ...
Geneva police investigating possible autoroute suicide

Geneva police investigating possible autoroute suicide

Sept. 12, 2016, 11:05 a.m.
Geneva police are investigation the possibility a woman committed suicide by walking into the path of a car on the A1...
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