Contact & Activities

Participating city

5.500 inhabitants

Local contact

Local Council
Joseph Caruana
2A, The Rest, St. Margaret Square
BML1202 Cospicua
++356 21663030

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
An internal green transport service will be provided to the residents of Cospicua using 2 electric vehicles. The service will be offered free of charge on the 16, 17, 18, 19, 20 & 22nd September from 8am till noon. A number of boarding and alighting points have been identified and the necessary signage will be fixed during the aformentioned days. The service aims to reduce the use of personal vehicles to travel short distances within the same locality, thus reducing the CO2 emissions in our city.’
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:
On the 19th September, 2014, Triq il-Pellegrinagg, will be closed to traffic
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:
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles