Under the terms of the proposition, the speed limit on four downtown streets would be reduced from 50 km/hr to 30 km/hr.
Two of Iceland’s most important medieval manuscripts were brought to the country from Denmark earlier this week and will be on display as part of an exhibition at the National Gallery of Iceland celebrating 100 years of Icelandic sovereignty.
Six whales out of the 262 allowed by this year's quota have been hunted since the whaling season began just over a month ago.
The ski area 25 minutes outside of Reykjavík has been converted into the Skálafell Bike Park for the seventh summer in a row.
The Icelandic Coast Guard’s helicopters were called out three times in a matter of hours on Wednesday afternoon.
The newly approved proposal also lays out plans for new public transportation links with Kopavógur, as well as new schools, shops, and services.
During May and June, police issued tickets totaling just over ISK 10 million to drivers who were not using a hands-free device for talking on the phone while driving.
Guðrún Björt is focused on issues of gender equality and helping young women to make a difference in the world.
Homestays in Reykjavík and the capital area decreased by 3.2% during the first five months of the year, while homestays everywhere else in the country increased dramatically.