Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Bourg en Bresse
40.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Bazin
29 RUE EUGENE DUBOIS

Participation 2010

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:
Centre ville
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)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • Other: centre ville piéton provisoire
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Other: parking voitures pour les covoitureurs
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Other: comunication sur le site du covoiturage du Conseil Général
Mobility management
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Other: PDA de la ville en cours de réalisation