Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

119.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Marco Ravaioli
Piazza Saffi 8
47121 Forlì
++39 0543712561

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
1. Promozione del trasporto pubblico locale con presenza di operatori esperti nel settore direttamente all'interno degli autobus, per raccogliere commenti, informazioni e giudizi sul l'utilizzo del servizio pubblico. Presentazione degli autobus a metano, già circolanti in città, con postazione mobile in piazza Saffi.
2. Promozione del Bike Sharing con le sue sette postazioni nella città di Forlì, con una speciale promozione per richiedere l'abbonamento a soli 5 euro.
3. Avvio dei percorsi pedonali Pedibus in contemporanea con l'inizio del nuovo anno scolastico.
4. Presentazione della mappa della mobilità della città di Forlì, con aree pedonali, zone a traffico limitato e parcheggi di interscambio (auto-bus).
5. Eventi legati all'orieentering non competitivo per le vie del centro storico.
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:
Area centro Storico: zone a traffico limitato e pedonali
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
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas