Contact & Activities

Participating city

15.228 inhabitants

Local contact

Comune di Oria
Maria Lucia Carone
Via Epitaffio, 1 - 72024 - Oria (Br)

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
- Firma della Carta di adesione
17 September
In occasione della apertura dell'anno scolastico 2018 gli amministratori accompagnano lungo il tragitto finale gli alunni della scuola primaria
18 September
Installazione di rastrelliere per il parcheggio delle biciclette nelle principali piazze della città
19 September
Campagna di sensibilizzazione
20 September
Campagna di sensibilizzazione
21 September
Campagna di sensibilizzazione
22 September
- Amministrazione in bicicletta: tour in bicicletta con la partecipazione di amministratori, associazioni e cittadini
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:
Car Free Day: chiusura al traffico da Piazza Lorch a Piazza Lama e da Piazza Lama a Piazza Manfredi.
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)
  • 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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Introduction or expansion of Urban Vehicle Access Regulation Scheme
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas