Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

55.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Centro Educazione Ambientale / ZonaEffe
Angela Di Ceglie
Largo Castello SN, Strada Quagliarella 9
76011 Bisceglie
++39 3496392494

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
SPAVENTATRAFFICO 2013 - City campaign for sustainable mobility

Presentation of the book "Blue Shoes" - How to educate children to get around the city safely and independently - meet the authors Raffaela Mulato and Stephan Riegger

Promotion of Home school courses with training sessions for teachers and public meeting for citizens

Bicycle extraordinary maintenance at the station

Presentation of the project Bike/Zone - Participatory planning of bicycle-friendly city:
- Realization of Bicicplan of Bisceglie
- Establishment of the Office of bicycles at the CEA / ZonaEffe

Start of the project - GYPSY racks modular itinerant
- Presentation and workshop with students

Presentation and launch of the project INFEA, 2013 - OPEN AIR
- Accession of the CEA to the on-line platform for "I Bravi Sasquatch"
- Positioning Radielli for monitoring emissions along the routes home schools

Other events to be defined
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:
Possibility of new restrictions for cars in the vicinity of schools and it ancient village

"In Town Without My Car! " - event being defined

Other events to be defined
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)
  • Other: Realization of Bicicplan of Bisceglie - Establishment of the Office of bicycles at the CEA / ZonaEffe - Placement of new racks
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas