Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Ramnicu Valcea
90.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Local Development Department
Mirela TURCU
14, General Praporgescu Street, Ramnicu Valcea, 240182, Romania
++40 720727904

Participation 2009

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
From 16-th of september to 22-nd of september , the "EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK" we organise a lot of activities concerning the focal theme "IMPROVING CITY CLIMATES", such as: dissemination of EMW's informations in schools, public transport for at least one whole day for 19-th of september, a pedestrian walk for 19-th of september, too.
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:
These zone is an important street of our city Ramnicu Valcea, in the center, it is a possibile great impact for the public...
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
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Public transport services
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places