Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Caracal
34.607 inhabitants

Local contact

Caracal City-hall
Anghel Gheorghe
235200, Jud.olt, Caracal, Piata Victoriei Nr.10, Romania
RO Caracal
++40 249 511384

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
ORGANISING A WEEK OF ACTIVITIES TALKING INTO ACCOUNT THE 2008 FOCAL THEME "CLEAN AIR FOR ALL"
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 COMPETITION WILL BE IN OUR PARK CONSTANTIN POROINEANU FROM CARACAL
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
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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Enlargement of pavements
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles