Contact & Activities

Participating city

canale monterano
4.000 inhabitants

Local contact

canale monterano
maurizio guastini
c.battisti N3
00060 canale monterano RM
++39 3383092968

Participation 2012

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
During the week the Municipality will promote a series of event regarding alternative and sustainable mobility to increase the citizens awareness regarding this theme.
During the whole week (from 16 to 22 September) some initiatives will be every day active:
o The Municipality of Rome will guarantee, using the new established communication platform inside the Mobility Agency, the press and media coverage on the Event, informing and raising awareness on citizens, arranging specific focus on each initiative. In addition, the websites of the Mobility Agency and of the municipality will promote the European Sustainable Mobility Week and the Campaign “Do the right mix”.
o CAR-SHARING: during the and in agreement with all other car-sharing scheme managers in Italian Cities, the annual contract to the Service will be discounted by 50% to each newcomer (person, family, company)
o ATAC Museum Pole: Opening of a photographic show with images from ATAC historical archive and free entrance for the week to the Museum Pole and to the ATAC railway park
o EATALY: Discount of 10% for all running iniziative to the annual METREBUS car-holders; show of electrical vehicle and recharging system near the structure.
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 event “In town without my car” will be organised during the days Saturday and Sunday 22-23rd September: this last day, even if out of the Sustainable mobility week, will prmit the involvement of relaxed “Sunday” people.
This year, the Municipality is trying to diffuse the concept of sustainable mobility across the city. Every city districts was involved in the definition process of this event activities and the closed areas will be in each Rome Districts to raise awareness for the “in town without my car” day. In particular:
 The Famous street of the city “via dei Fori Imperiali” will be closed to the traffic from cars and any other vehicles. It's the old Emperor street, starting from Colosseo to Piazza Venezia – the old heart of the city where similar event were held in the past. An expo of electrical vehicles and presentation of mobility solutions from Municipal and private companies will be organized. More, during the days, the Municipal companies involved in mobility will arrange activities as well as they will involve citizens in demonstrating the feasibility of alternative mobility in everyday life.
 A specific square or main road will be closed in 12 Municipalities of Roma Capitale (specifically III- IV - V - VI - VII - VIII - X - XI - XII - XIII - XVII – XIX districts) with the organization of space exhibition / events organized by the municipalities themselves and in cooperation with Enel, Route Per Aria association and BiciRoma.
 Gianicolo area: Exhibition of electric vehicles and hybrid service test drive organized by Green Zone – Ruote Per Aria Association and ENEL.
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
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport network (creation of HOV lanes for public transport modes, new stops, new lines, reserved areas etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Create new platforms for freight transfer
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas