Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Pitesti
180.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Cabinet Primar
Elena Nicolae
Strada Victoriei, Nr 24, Cod Postal 110017, Localitate Pitești. Județul Argeș, România
++40 741044081

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
public informing throught media, information material( brochures, posters, flyers, etc)
17 September
public informing throught media, information material( brochures, posters, flyers, etc)
18 September
public informing throught media, information material( brochures, posters, flyers, etc)
19 September
public informing throught media, information material( brochures, posters, flyers, etc)
20 September
public informing throught media, information material( brochures, posters, flyers, etc)
21 September
closing one or more street to assure a cycling circuit
22 September
closing one or more street to assure a cycling circuit
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.
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)
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Testing automated vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • European Week of Sport