Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Cremona
71.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Environment
Simona Pasquali
P.zza del Comune, 8
26100 CREMONA
++39 0372-407787

Participation 2010

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Bike sharing points and bike parkings opening ceremony
Set up of an information bicycle point in the city hall and near the rail station
Reserving for pedestrians, cyclists and public transport the entire Corso Garibaldi and Corso Vittorio Emanuele , the most important town centre commercial areas
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:
The whole town centre is restricted to the private cars in several time bands. The entire Corso Garibaldi and Corso Vittorio Emanuele will be reserved for pedestrians, cyclists and public transport.
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
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Public transport services
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas