Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

17.797 inhabitants

Local contact

Mieke Suykerbuyk
Heuvelplein 23
2910 Essen

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Essen organizes a car free sunday on the 22th of September.
Essen supports the ‘Strapdag’, a car free schoolday for primary schools in the municipality.
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.