Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

94.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Adrian Imireanu
Focsani, str. D. Cantemir, no 1 bis, Vrancea County
++40 720330650

Participation 2013

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:
în zilele de sambata 21.09.2013 si de duminică 22.09.2013, bulevardul Unirii este închis, pentru traficul motorizat, pe portiunea, de la intesecţia cu strada Ştefan cel Mare la intersecţia cu strada Unirea Principatelor, creindu-se astfel o zonă rezervată doar traficului pietonal şi altor activităţi recreative, se poate defăşura acţiunea „În oraş fără maşina mea!”.
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)
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places