Contact & Activities

Participating city

3.913 inhabitants

Local contact

Magdalena Pircher
Am Dorfplatz 2
6858 Schwarzach

Participation 2010

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Biking competition: Citizens collect kilometres in biking during summer months. In a big event bikers with the most kilometres get nice prices. In total we counted:
2008: 105 participants/82.000 km
2009: 115 participants/76.000 km
2010: 106 participants/81.000 km (=2x around the world)
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 facilities (parking, locks etc)
Public transport services
  • Other: public transport tickets for hire