Contact & Activities

Participating city

95.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Settore Mobilità e Trasporti
Vincenzo De Lucia
Comune di Lecce, via Rubichi 16, 73100
++39 3489032363

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
1) installation in Piazza S. Oronzo an information gazebo on sustainable mobility on Saturday 17 September from 17.00 to 22.00
2)From September 16 to 22 , the inclusion of three promotion slogan of the European Week of Mobility in the light communication seats on city streets plants operated by the Environmental Department of the City of Lecce :
• Smart Mobility . Strong Economy . - 16-22 September 2016 European Week of Sustainable Mobility .
• With FIAB Lecce National " Bike to Work Day " . Friday, September 16, 2016 all bike to work.
• With FIAB Lecce everyone at school to walk or cycle . Wednesday, 21 September 2016 - European Week of Sustainable Mobility .
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)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • 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 services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
More details on permanent measures:

The permanent extension of the lanes to mixed use to the bikes of Viale Otranto corner of Via Don Minzoni , Via F. Cavallotti , via S.F. of Assisi , Via G. Garibaldi and Avenue M. De Pietro ,