Contact & Activities

Participating city

Saitama ()
1.298.514 inhabitants

Local contact

Traffic Policy Division
Shuichi Oka
6-4-4,Tokiwa, Urawa-ku, Saitama City
330-9588 Saitama City
++81 (0)488291053

Participation 2011

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:
さいたま市大宮区 一部道路
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
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Create park and ride stations