Contact & Activities

Participating city

Baia Mare
143.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Environmental Protection
Mariana Popescu
Baia Mare, GH. ┼×incai Street, No 37, Maramures County
430311 Baia Mare
++40 362419903

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Aer curat!
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:
Multe persoane nu ar fi de acord sa isi abandoneze masinile luxoase pentru transportul in comun, de aceea, ar fi mult mai ecologice masinile cu un consum mult mai mic de combustibil, cu mai putini cai putere si volumul lor sa fie mai mic.
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)
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
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
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Reduction of outside parking zones