Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Aiud
22.934 inhabitants

Local contact

Enviroment Protection
Stejerean Adela Raluca
Aiud, Street Cuza Voda, no. 1, postcod 515200
++40 740751156

Participation 2009

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Thursday, 17.09.2009 - The European Commission has initiated a program named "Plant a tree with one click". Our institution has entered into the program through which we receive 50 shrubs. Thus, the action will take place Thursday "Green Curtain" involving planting of shrubs in each center of the city education budget Aiud, namely: National College "Titu Maiorescu" Aiud, National College "Bethlem Gabor" Aiud, Technical College Aiud, "Alexandru Borza" Ciumbrud College, General School "Axente Sever", General School "Ovidiu Hulea".
Monday, 21.09.2009, 12:00 headquarters at our institution in room Ion I.C. Bratianu as part of Municipal Days of Intelligent Energy, a symposium will take place on "Smart action. Urban mobility. Sustainable Development". As I mentioned last year, our city is one of the 6 cities in country that implements MODEL project. You can learn more about this project by visiting the website: www.energymodel.eu
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:
Thursday, 17.09.2009, between 8-14 hours will prohibit motor vehicles on the artery which crosses the city through its center. Same street as last year, as has already become a tradition.
Also on another main road artery, who also recently been rehabilitated, it will prohibit the movement of any means of transport, the street will serve as an arena for sports games which invite citizens to urban mobility without car
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:
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)
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
  • Other: We develop a system of free movement for pensioners and students with the means of transportation
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • 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
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas