Participating towns and cities

RomaniaBistrita, Romania

75.000 inhabitants
Liliana Cocesiu
420040, Piata Cenntral, no. 6
420040 Bistrita
(++40) 756222009

Participation 2012

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Bistrita organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2012, taking into account the annual theme.

Bike tour on the route: Liviu Rebreanu pedestrian area –Piata Centrala –Gheorghe Sincai Street –Garii Street –Decebal Boulevard – Andrei Muresanu Street –Nasaudului Street –General Grigore Balan Street –Bistricioarei Street- Dornei Street –Piata Centrala –Liviu Rebreanu pedestrian area.

"Healthy way of life"- outdoor games, pavement drawing, jumping rope, roller skates, bicycles, extreme biking on restricted area for traffic

Poster competition on "Bistrita without car" theme in the vision of the 17 ECO groups from Bistrita City schools

Competition "Senior cyclists" – prizes will be awarded the oldest three riders older than 60 years,

Permanent measures Permanent measures

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

Public transport services
The development of accessible transport services for all
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
Launch of awareness-raising campaigns

Car-free day Car-free day

Bistrita carries out a Car-Free Day 2012 and closes off one or more streets to traffic, and opens it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport.

Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
The restricted area for traffic includes Dornei Street, Piata Centrala, Gheorghe Sincai Street untill Mihai Eminescu Street and Dogarilor Street.

This area is an intensively circulated area in Bistrita.

The total length of the strrets where the road traffic is suspended during the 22nd of September is of 1600 m.