Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Basel
190.500 inhabitants

Local contact

Amt für Mobilität
Thomas Graf
Dufourstrasse 40, CH-4001 Basel
++41 612678534

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
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:
Trinationaler slow up Basle Dreiland am 21.9. 214
siehe www.basel-dreiland.ch
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Other: Verkehrsberuhigung in der Innenstadt, Sperrung einer Brücke für MIV
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Other: Modellversuch