Contact & Activities

Participating city

390.082 inhabitants

Local contact

Health and Environment
Cordelia Oppliger
Walchestrasse 31
8035 Zürich Zürich
++41 44 412 46 69

Participation 2009

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
22.9 - 26.9: Public transport orienteering competition

22.9. - media conference with city council Neukomm

22.9 - Speech and discussion: Zurich 2050 mobility scenarios

23.9 - Speech and discussion: public transport at the growing edges of
the town with city council Türler

24.9 - public inspection of air quality measure stations

25.9 - ETH Night of science with mobility relevant research insights

26.9 - city by foot: experience the 2000 watts society - energy efficient
mobility combined with energy efficient construction and

27.9 - Zurich multimobil 2009: Event (about 100'000 visitors) - making
ecological and city conform mobility a subject of dicsussion.
Several subevents, among them for example test tracks for e-
bikes and e-mobiles
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:
major parts of the old village (about 1sqkm)