Contact & Activities

Participating city

75.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Liliana Cocesiu
420040, Piata Cenntral, no. 6
++40 756222009

Participation 2012

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Bike tour on the route: Liviu Rebreanu pedestrian area –Piata Centrala –Gheorghe Sincai Street –Garii Street –Decebal Boulevard – Andrei Muresanu Street –Nasaudului Street –General Grigore Balan Street –Bistricioarei Street- Dornei Street –Piata Centrala –Liviu Rebreanu pedestrian area.

"Healthy way of life"- outdoor games, pavement drawing, jumping rope, roller skates, bicycles, extreme biking on restricted area for traffic

Poster competition on "Bistrita without car" theme in the vision of the 17 ECO groups from Bistrita City schools

Competition "Senior cyclists" – prizes will be awarded the oldest three riders older than 60 years,
Carrying out a Car-Free Day event by closing one or more streets to traffic, and opening it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport. This should preferably happen on 22 September to mark your town or city as part of World Car-Free Day.
Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
The restricted area for traffic includes Dornei Street, Piata Centrala, Gheorghe Sincai Street untill Mihai Eminescu Street and Dogarilor Street.

This area is an intensively circulated area in Bistrita.

The total length of the strrets where the road traffic is suspended during the 22nd of September is of 1600 m.
Implementing one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.
Permanent measures implemented this year:
Public transport services
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns