Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Valenciennes
43.500 inhabitants

Local contact

Développement Durable - Cabinet du maire
Alain DUBOIS
Hôtel de Ville - Place d'Armes
59300 VALENCIENNES
++33 O3 27 22 58 52 (sec)

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Other: amélioration des espaces pour la circulation des handicapés
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
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Other: l'ensemble du centre ville de Valenciennes est en zone 30
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Other: Véhicules de la ville au GNV
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Other: Plans pédibus en cours de réflexion