Participating towns and cities

RomaniaTimisoara, Romania

320.000 inhabitants
Events Planning
Biroul Organizare Evenimente
Bd. C.D. Loga, no. 1, cod postal 300030 Timisoara
(++40) 256/408440
Timisoara already registered 10x for EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in: 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2011 2010

Participation 2016

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Timisoara organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2016, taking into account the annual theme.

All week
The City Hall of Timișoara will organize a week of activities dedicated to the Week of Mobility. This event aims at promoting local policies, initiatives and best practices related to sustainable urban mobility. It also aims at raising awareness about the downside of certain tendencies in urban mobility, namely the negative impact on the environment and the quality of life. In this frame of reference, all participants in city traffic are invited to take part in a European-level campaign.
A special emphasis is placed on the local sustainable urban transport policies, especially on launching long-term policies and adopting permanent measures in this respect.
Actions relative to the theme:
Cycle circuit with the City Hall staff
Jogging in downtown Timișoara
Free tram rides
Bike rides
Open air Pilates exercises
Ultimate SmartFit Challenge
Cycling competition

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Timisoara implements one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.

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)
Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Extension or creation of new greenways
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)
Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Reduction of outside parking zones
Create park and ride stations
New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Create wheelchair ramps
Enlargement of pavements
Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
Adoption of workplace travel plans
Adoption of school travel plans
Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
Elaboration of educational materials
Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places