Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Granarolo dell'Emilia
11.292 inhabitants

Local contact

Servizio Staff
Carla Poppi
Via S.Donato, 199
40057 Granarolo dell'Emilia
++39 051.6004173

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Information campaign about sustainable mobility alternatives to improve the health and quality of life of citizens.
September 22 will be held the initiative "Granainbici", a bike ride to discover the local area between art and nature, a chance to live their own territory with a different focus and without polluting.
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:
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)
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Elaboration of educational materials