Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

CORBETTA
17.000 inhabitants

Local contact

UFFICIO RELAZIONI CON IL PUBBLICO
Giuseppina Galeazzi
VIA CATTANEO N. 25
20011 CORBETTA
++39 02/97.204.242

Participation 2010

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
We organize events to promote sustainable mobility and smarter travel as:
WALKING BUS transfert home/school by walk from 16 to 22
september in partnership with Associazione Città
dei Bambini
BUYING BY BIKE event to encourage citizens to shop by bike
from 16 to 22 september in partnership with
Associazione Naturarte - Associazione Commercianti
ALLA RISCOPERTA
DI CORBETTA discovering Corbetta to reduce car use in transfers
from village situated in the green belt to downtown
saturday 18 september

SATURDAY IN
DOWNTOWN free and frequent service bus to promote a better
way of life without private cars in partnership with
ATS Srl

IN TOWN WITHOUT
MY CAR car free day event on Wednesday 22 september.
Downtown riserved for pedestrians and cyclists
from 08,00 a.m. to 12,00 p.m.
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:
Historical downtown
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
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Accessibilities
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas