Today, travelers in Rio de Janeiro should plan routes bypassing any protests associated with a 24-hour strike by municipal cleaners to minimize inconvenience. While details of specific related demonstrations are unclear, a gathering at City Hall is likely. The work stoppage has been called in connection with a wage dispute.
Travelers in southern parts of Quebec province, including Montreal, Laval, TroisRivieres and Quebec City, should plan journeys accounting for disruption related to ongoing flooding. Authorities have declared States of Emergency in several municipalities. The flooding has affected around 1,000 homes and…