Contact & Activities

Participating city

35.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Amt für Stadt- und Verkehsplanung
Bianca Cöster
Schlachthofstr. 6
38855 Wernigerode
++49 03943-654614

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Filmveranstaltung "Eine unbequeme Wahrheit" 16. und 17.09.07
Talkrunde im Rathaus zum Thema "Mobilität in der Stadt" 18.09.07
8. Wernigeröder Umweltmarkt im Stadtzentrum 20.09.07
Fahrrad-Demo für den Fahrradweg zwischen Wernigerode und
Benzingerode 22.09.07
Thematische Presseartikel in der Aktionswoche im Amtsblatt und
täglich in der Lokalzeitung
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)
  • 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
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas