Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Hirlau
12.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Environment
Ioan Grigoras
Musatini Street No. 5
705100 Hirlau
++40 0232 720412

Participation 2010

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Maintaining the cleanliness of the streets, parks and pavements, in order to improve the quality of the air we breathe;
Washing the streets on a daily basis, to reduce the air dust;
Advertising for measures of keeping the air clean in the economic units, to help the workers benefit from clean air, by installing air purifying device in clothing, footwear and furniture factories.
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:
The zone restricted to the private car is found in the central area of the town, but there are also trees and shrubs planted along the streets that contribute to the absorption of CO2 emissions, the retention of dust, the reduction of noise and vibration
The 22st of september 2010 will be the days set aside for the "In town without my car" event on two of the town's main streets;
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets