Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Somcuta Mare
7.520 inhabitants

Local contact

City Hall Somcuta Mare
Ioana Marcus
Republicii Street, no. 7, Maramures County
437335 Somcuta Mare
++40 262 280055

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
conştientizarea publicului cu privire la necesitatea de a acţiona împotriva poluării cauzate de creşterea traficului motorizat în mediul urban
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:
organizarea unui seminar informativ privind combatearea poluării atmosferice şi îmbunătăţirea calităţii vieţii în mediul urban;
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)
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport