Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Palermo
673.735 inhabitants

Local contact

Transport and mobility
Roberto Biondo
Via Ausonia, 69
++39 0917401588

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Implementing new permanent measure, which contribute to modal transfer from private car to environmentally means of transport: bike sharing, car sharing, new pedestrian areas into the city centre.
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)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers