Contact & Activities

Participating city

140.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Culture, Sports and Tourism
Chis Carmen
Samuel Brukenthal, nr. 2, Sibiu, 550178
++40 269506505

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Cycling Competition and public informing throught media.
School awareness activities, taking into account the focal theme.
17 September
Cycling Competition
School awareness activities, taking into account the focal theme.
18 September
Cycling Competition
19 September
Cycling Competition
20 September
Cycling Competition
21 September
Cycling Competition
22 September
The main squares from the central area of Sibiu will be closed to traffic and used as a pedestrian zone ( (Small Square, Schiller Square, Huet Squere, Centumvirilor Street and Arhivelor Street).
Street guitar (Sibiu Guitar Meeting) in Schiller Square and Small Square from Sibiu.
Workshops for children in Schiller Square and Small Square.
Cycling Competition
Free entrance to the children's theater (Gong Theatre) and the Astra Museum for those who use the bicycle.
Free entrance at the Zoo for those who use bicycles.
Free public transportation for 2 days (22 and 23 september)
An invitation to dance in public space (in Huet Square). In Huet Squere parking will be closed and the space will remain for the promenade and dance. The artists of the Ballet Theater from Sibiu will address the passers-by an invitation to dance.
Free bikes sharing points.
Exhibition of children's drawings on mobility theme.
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:
Small Square, Huet Square, Schiller Square, Arhivelor Street and Centumvirilor Street.
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)
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Enlargement of pavements
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)