Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Mäerzeg ()
2.300 inhabitants

Local contact

Mike Poiré
22, rue Principale
L-9168 Mertzig
++352 838244-1

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
- Mobilitéit an der Gemeng Mäerzeg: "De séchere Schoulwee", Aféierung mat enger ëffentlecher Presentatioun de 24. September 2019 am Centre Turelbaach zu Mäerzeg;
- Ageschriwwen beim "Tour du Duerf" - Responsabel fir meng Gemeng.
17 September
- Mobilitéit an der Gemeng Mäerzeg: "De séchere Schoulwee", Aféierung mat enger ëffentlecher Presentatioun de 24. September 2019 am Centre Turelbaach zu Mäerzeg;
- Ageschriwwen beim "Tour du Duerf" - Responsabel fir meng Gemeng.
18 September
- Mobilitéit an der Gemeng Mäerzeg: "De séchere Schoulwee", Aféierung mat enger ëffentlecher Presentatioun de 24. September 2019 am Centre Turelbaach zu Mäerzeg;
- Ageschriwwen beim "Tour du Duerf" - Responsabel fir meng Gemeng.
19 September
- Mobilitéit an der Gemeng Mäerzeg: "De séchere Schoulwee", Aféierung mat enger ëffentlecher Presentatioun de 24. September 2019 am Centre Turelbaach zu Mäerzeg;
- Ageschriwwen beim "Tour du Duerf" - Responsabel fir meng Gemeng.
20 September
- Mobilitéit an der Gemeng Mäerzeg: "De séchere Schoulwee", Aféierung mat enger ëffentlecher Presentatioun de 24. September 2019 am Centre Turelbaach zu Mäerzeg;
- Ageschriwwen beim "Tour du Duerf" - Responsabel fir meng Gemeng.
21 September
- Ageschriwwen beim "Tour du Duerf" - Responsabel fir meng Gemeng.
22 September
BIKE4ALL – Alles op de Vëlo am Waarkdall!
D’Gemengen Feelen a Mäerzeg, a Kooperatioun mat de Gemengekommissiounen, organiséieren am Kader vun der europäischer Mobilitéitswoch an dem „Tour du Duerf“ (www.tourduduerf.lu) een autofräien Dag mam Fokus op de Vëlo // www.bike4all.lu
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:
N21 (Mertzig-Feulen)
CR314
CR345
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)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
Pedestrianisation
  • 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)
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
  • Other: Night Rider (www.nightrider.lu, The Night Rider is a private night bus with no fixed timetable or route. It picks you up at the desired time and takes you door-to-door to your destination: implemented
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • 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
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • 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)