Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Chiampo
13.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Area 3 Ambiente Sport Manutenzioni
Roberto Dal Zovo
P.zza G. Zanella 42
36072 Chiampo
++39 0444475267

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
We want to propose a large number of initiatives in favor of citizens to promote the use of sustainable mobility and to reduce the environmental impact and pollution on the air of the valley of Chiampo, already heavily affected by the emissions resulting from the activities of the tanning industry, that characterizes local territory.
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:
From 19th to 22nd september the central squadre of Chiampo, about 2000mq, will be closed also in the night.
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
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport network (creation of HOV lanes for public transport modes, new stops, new lines, reserved areas etc)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres