Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Constanta
320.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Development and European Funding
George Lupascu
51st Tomis Boulevard
++40 725524143

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
• Sustainable Urban Mobility Forum (11:00 – 13:00) - organised within the CIVITAS PORTIS project framewrok
17 September
• Promotion of sustainable/active mobility in schools
18 September
• Promotion of sustainable/active mobility in schools
19 September
• Promotion of sustainable/active mobility in schools
• Chose the bike campaign
• Culture and sustainable urban mobility – guided pedestrian tour within the Old City Center including museums free visits
20 September
• Chose the bus campaign
• Promotion of sustainable/active mobility in schools
• Culture and sustainable urban mobility – guided pedestrian tour within the Old City Center including museums free visits
21 September
• Culture and sustainable urban mobility – guided pedestrian tour within the Old City Center including museums free visits
22 September
• Closing of Tomis Boulevard (the main boulevard in the city center) and the organization of different educational and sports activities
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:
on 22 of September we will close Tomis boulevard the street section between Mamaia boulevard and Traian street
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)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport network (creation of HOV lanes for public transport modes, new stops, new lines, reserved areas etc)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Introduction or expansion of Urban Vehicle Access Regulation Scheme
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
  • Mobility as a Service (MaaS)
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Create new platforms for freight transfer
  • Introducing cargo bikes
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)