Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

La Roche-sur-Yon
92.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Mission Développement Durable - Agenda 21
Claudie Tricoire
La Roche-sur-Yon Agglomération
54 rue René Goscinny
85000 La Roche-sur-Yon
++33 02 51 31 08 95

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
- Mise en place d'un titre de transports publics à 1 euro pour toute la journée du 19 septembre
- Inauguration des 2 lignes de bus accessibles aux PMR
- Mise à disposition gratuite toute la semaine des vélos de la STY (Kéolis)
- Mise à l'honneur du vélo comme mode de déplacements alternatif à la voiture individuelle sur la place napoléon
- Communiquer en faveur du partage de la rue
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
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Other: Passerelles
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)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
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
  • Other: Plan de Déplacement des Agents de la Mairie
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places