Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

13 - Communauté du Pays d'Aix
360.000 inhabitants

Local contact

13
Maryse JOISSAINS MASINI
Communauté du Pays d'Aix, CS40868
13626 Aix en Provence Cedex 1
++33 04 42 91 49 36

Participation 2009

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:
Couloir bus
Cours Mirabeau
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
  • Other: Gratuité des vélos pendant deux jours
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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Create park and ride stations
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders