Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Pitesti
180.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Cabinet Primar
Elena Nicolae
Strada Victoriei, Nr 24, Cod Postal 110017, Localitate Pitești. Județul Argeș, România
++40 741044081

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
• Întreruperea circulatiei vehiculelor cu motor în ziua de duminica, 18.09.2011 între orele 8.00-10.00 pe următoarele străzi:
- Doina şi Ion Aldea Teodorovici;
- Unirii;
- Banu Mărăcine.”
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:
• Întreruperea circulatiei vehiculelor cu motor în ziua de duminica, 18.09.2011 între orele 8.00-10.00 pe următoarele străzi:
- Doina şi Ion Aldea Teodorovici;
- Unirii;
- Banu Mărăcine.”
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:
New or improved bicycle facilities
  • Improvement of bicycle network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
  • Create new platforms for freight transfer
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas