Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Francavilla al Mare
24.972 inhabitants

Local contact

SETTORE III° Atttività Tecniche ed AMBIENTALI
Adriano DONATI
Corso Roma, n° 7
66023 francavilla al Mare
++39 085/4920271

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Il Comune di Francavilla al Mare aderisce alla Settimana europea sulla Mobilità sostenibile, iniziativa promossa dalla Commissione Europea, dal Ministero dell'Ambiente con l'obiettivo di mettere in comunicazione diversi soggetti – enti locali, associazioni e privati- per realizzare iniziative e progetti.
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:
Strada Via Adriatica .-
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
  • Improvement of bicycle network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
Mobility management
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres