Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Bacau
144.307 inhabitants

Local contact

ADL
Adrian Anghel
Calea Marasesti, no.6,
Bacau, BC 600017
++40 733680533

Participation 2015

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
- Organising a round table on theme of multimodality “Choose. Change. Combine” where there will be invited representatives from local government, NGOs, universities, public authorities and economic operators; Number of participators 35.
Creating a media event in local newspapers and TV.
Printing and and producing of promotion materials
- Organize competitions with children, related to mobility on the closed street: running, roller, cycling, drawings. 400 participants.
- Organising a bicycle tour to promote sustainable mobility; 300 participants
Applying questionnaires;
Creating a media event in local newspapers and TV
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 Car-Free Day event will be organised on 18 September. One street from the inner city will be closed to traffic and opened to pedestrians and cyclists.
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
  • 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
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Enlargement of pavements
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places