Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Timisoara
320.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Events Planning
Biroul Organizare Evenimente
Bd. C.D. Loga, no. 1, cod postal 300030
++40 256/408440

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
- Cup of mobility : football championship with homeless children, childrens from disadvantaged backgrounds and detainees from Popa Sapca penitentiary.
- Father & Son challenge : sports activities with children and their fathers
- Flashmob in downtown of Timisoara
- Rhythmic gymnastics in Liberty Plaza : rhythmic gymnastics demonstrations
- Collaboration between Timisoara City Hall and the Traffic Police - a campaign unfolded throughout the event, about informing the public about road accidents and the safety of bikers in traffic
- Vaporetto Week : This year, Timisoara City Hall, put into circulation on the Bega canal, seven electric vaporeto, thus encouraging citizens to use an environmentally friendly means of public transport.Throughout the event, citizens will be offered free rides on the vaporetto.
- Alergotura - Sunnday Running : citizens of all ages are invited to run on different routes through the city
17 September
- Boxing demonstrations of the students attending the "Banatul" high school in Libery Plaza.
- Cycling demonstrations : 100 bicycles will be located in Victoria Square, in order to encourage people to do sports.
- VeloTm Race : Timisoara is the most friendly city for cyclists, it has the most kilometers of cycling track from Romania, and the City Hall has made available to citizens free of charge bike rental system VeloTm.These bicycles will be made available to people to participate in the VeloTm race that will start in front of the City Hall and will take place throughout the city.
- Vaporetto Week
- Alergotura - Paved Tour at Zoo :citizens of all ages are invited to run on different routes through the city
- Alergotura - Vaporetto : citizens of all ages are invited to run on different routes through the city
18 September
- demonstrations of Athletics of the students attending the "Banatul" high school in Libery Plaza.
- Nautic Run : Race between rowing boats and runners on the Bega Canal
- Meb Run : Running races
- Volei demonstrations in Liberty Plaza
- Vaporetto Week
19 September
- Football demonstrations of the students attending the "Banatul" high school and students of Sports Club Bega in Libery Plaza.
- YOGA IN THE PARK : yoga lessons given by teachers in botanic park of Timisoara
- Open day at Bega Sports Club : the citizens of the city are invited to participate in the activities of the Bega Sports Club.
- Alergotura : The Crazy Snail - citizens of all ages are invited to run on different routes through the city
- Alergotura : Wednesday Rabbit - citizens of all ages are invited to run on different routes through the city
20 September
- Handball demonstrations helded by professional athletes members of the County's Department of Sports and Youth in Liberty Plaza
- Nautic Run 2 : Race between rowing boats and runners on the Bega Canal
- Meb Run 2 : Running races
- Vaporetto Week
- Tram Day : free rides with the turistic tram around the city.
- Alergotura : The Sun Tour - citizens of all ages are invited to run on different routes through the city
21 September
- Badminton demonstrations helded by professional athletes members of the County's Department of Sports and Youth
- Karate demonstrations helded by professional athletes members of the County's Department of Sports and Youth
- Vaporetto Week
22 September
- U.S.C. TIM EDITION - Running race from running race from Smartifit 1 to the Smartfit 2
- Vaporetto Week
- Green Day :
1. citizens are invited to test drive with electric cars through the whole city
2.business owners gather to pick up garbage from parks.
- Alergotura : Botanical Tour - citizens of all ages are invited to run on different routes through the city.
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)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • 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
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Introducing cargo bikes
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • Project EDWARD (European Day Without A Road Death)