Contact & Activities

Participating city

Rennes Métropole
450.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Direction de la Mobilité et des Transports
Vanessa Turquety
4 Avenue Henri Fréville CS 93111
35031 Rennes Cedex
++33 299866248

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Intervention de prévention et de sensibilisation dans les universités et auprès des salariés. Gravage de vélos, information sur la sécurité (éclairage, matériel...). Mise en place de vélobus, parcours d'initiation vélo.
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
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains