Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

22.934 inhabitants

Local contact

Enviroment Protection
Stejerean Adela Raluca
Aiud, Street Cuza Voda, no. 1, postcod 515200
++40 740751156

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
As every year during this period of September municipality joins European cities celebrate this event. Some of the activities scheduled for this year are already known and is gathering from year to year more and more participants. Our efforts are also focused on creating best practices and throughout the year, for which are presented in this event other events related to the environment protection and the participants are invited to be actively involved.
This year we have prepared a series of activities that require a lot of movement. We have the cross competition with all ages, aerobic- fitness and tae bo demonstration, for kindergarten jumping competitions, tricycles, a trip by bike from the city to a new place for picnic
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:
It is a street that runs through the middle of the city, Iuliu Maniu street
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 facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • Other: The municipality offers free shipping on public transport pensioners and students from all schools on the territory of Aiudului throughout the year
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Other: Police officers are watching, every morning of the school year, at all pedestrian crossings located near schools
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Elaboration of educational materials