Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Lausanne
150.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Direction des Travaux
Jean-Christophe Boillat
Rue du Prot-Franc 18, CP 5354
1002 Lausanne
++41 021 315 38 36

Participation 2009

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
- balades à vélo, cours de sécurité à vélo, foire aux vélos ;
- journée internationale à pied à l’école et balades pédibus ;
- circulation de trolleybus historiques et balade « multimodale » ;
- action de quartier aux Fleurettes (rue fermée à la circulation) ;
- marché de la mobilité à la place de la Louve (samedi 26 septembre).
- l’édition d’un guide intitulé « En ville autrement » ;
- double exposition au Forum de l’Hôtel de Ville, du 15 au 26 septembre, sur les thèmes "en ville autrement" (extraits et développements du guide) et "10 ans du Pédibus"
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:
Vendredi 25.09 - 18h00-24h00. Mont-Tendre - Fleurettes
Raclette du quartier des Fleurettes
Dès 18h00: apéritif en musique sur la place. Dès 19h00 : souper raclette, grande tablée depuis les Fleurettes 23.
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
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
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
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Launch of accessibility plans
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains