Contact & Activities

Participating city

210.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Settore Ambiente e Territorio
Daniela Luise
Via dei salici
35124 Padova
++39 049 820 50 21

Participation 2010

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Cycle tour with free guided to some city parks with the collaboration of the association "Amici della Bicicletta" (bike's friends) and the Green Areas Department of the Municipality of Padova (detailed programme one week before the event on the website
September 2010 18-20th
Padova Fair runs the second edition of "ExpoBici", the exhibition format devoted to the world of cycling. In the Institutions pavilions (pad. 7 and 8) the Comune di Padova will be managing a stand dedicated to the "YES WE BIKE" initiative (detailed programme one week before the event on the website

1) 12.30 - Press conference to present the initiative "Vado in Prato con gli amici- Festa provinciale per percorsi sicuri"/ "To the Prato (Prato is a city's square ndr) with my friends - Provincial feast of walking buses".
Here are the Municipalities taking part to the event: Padova, Vigodarzere, Rubano, Cartura, Conselve, Albignasego, Ponte S. Nicolò, Este, Curtarolo, Maserà, Montagnana, Monselice, Due Carrare, Limena

2) 13.00 - Press Conference "+ Aria - carburante" (more air less fuel) During the days 21-25 September, some mall/shopping centres in Padova will host specialized technicians to check, for free, the tyres' pressure and the tyres' general conditions to reduce fuel consumption and to improve safety.

Conference "Air quality and its effect on health in the city of Padova"