Contact & Activities

Participating city

Ettelbréck ()
8.700 inhabitants

Local contact

Service des bâtisses
Chantal Hermes
Administration communale de la Ville d'Ettelbruck
B.P. 116
L-9002 Ettelbruck
++352 819181452

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Start of the "Tour du Duerf" campaign: 16th september

Workshops and civic participation about improving the infrastructure for cyclists and pedestrians:

19th september: Interviews with commuters by 4motion

20th september: bicycle tour with Mouvement écologique to identify problematic spots in the bicycle infrastructure (18:30 at the trainstation)

21st september: tour with the "Club senior" to identify problematic spots in the pedestrian infrastructure (14:30 at the Däichhal)

22nd september: car free day! bicycle tour through the municipalities of Ettelbruck, Schieren and Colmar-Berg

Promotion of the electric car- and bike-sharing

The complete programme of the European Mobilityweek in Ettelbruck is described here:
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:
The CR 345 between Ettelbruck and Colmar-Berg will be shut for tranist traffic on 22nd september.
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)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)