Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

100.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Gestione del Territorio, delle Infrastrutture e dell'Ambiente
Luca Caneva
Via Lionello. 1 33100 UDINE
++39 0432 1272453

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

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 majority of the central area (most of the roads included within the urban ring) will be banned to motorized traffic and dedicated to exhibitions and to other recreational uses only accessible to pedestrians. The traffic limitations will interest several further road spaces, cmpared to past editions of the event.
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:
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Other: set-up of two park-and-bus areas