Participating towns and cities

RomaniaTulcea, Romania

73.707 inhabitants
Zuca Gabriela
Str. Pacii nr.20
820033 Tulcea
(++40) 240511440

Participation 2015

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Tulcea organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2015, taking into account the annual theme.

All week
- official statement to the press with the program of activities taking place during the mobility week 2015
- posting of website of Tulcea City Hall of European Mobility Week program
- printing informative materials (flyers, questionnaire) related to theme “Choose. Change. Combine”
- popularization of the event, through post on pupil’s satchel of the symbol of EMW
- workshop – benefits of alternative modal transports for health – discussions on traffic rules with a representative of road transport and a specialist in labor medicine
- an excursion into the bicycle history – a PP presentation
- post on windscreen of cars of informative flyers
- Printing of event poster
- Printing and awarding of diplomas to participants
- 19 September – parade of a modal means of transport (rolls, skate boards, bicycles, scooters) on the direction: Union House of Culture - The Children Town Park.
- 20 September – marathon “The Gates of Danube Delta”, second edition, in Tulcea town in collaboration with Tulcea Youth and Sport Direction, on a 21 km distance, a popular route of 5,25 km, a kids route under 14 years old, closure of two main streets: Isaccei, Unirii, between 08:30- 13:30
- 22 September – “ In town without my car” – closure of Unirii street between 08:00 – 17:00, drawing on asphalt, flash mob
Activities will be held with the support of Danube Delta Economic Collegium, George Georgescu Arts High School, 12 School, Grigore Antipa School

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Tulcea implements one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.

Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Extension or creation of new greenways
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)
Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Development of new technologies to improve public transport
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
Create park and ride stations
New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Elaboration of new residential areas
Create the tactile pavements
Create wheelchair ramps
Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
Launch of accessibility plans
Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
New regulations for freight distribution
Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
Elaboration of educational materials

Car-free day Car-free day

Tulcea carries out a Car-Free Day 2015 and closes off one or more streets to traffic, and opens it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport.

Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
Closing of Unirii Street, a main and central street to traffic, on the 22 of September, between 08:00 to 17:00.