Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Ginosa
22.582 inhabitants

Local contact

VII Settore Urbanistica S.U.E. e S.U.A.P.
Emiliana Bitetti
Area VI - Ufficio Tecnico Comunale
Comune di GINOSA (TA)
Piazza Marconi, 1 - 74013 GINOSA (TA)
++39 099 8290111

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Information box in the main square about sustainable mobility initiatives (public transport, car sharing, bike sharing, sustainable mobility weeks events, etc)
17 September
Participative process workshop : learn more about EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK. The initiative will involve all educational institutions of Ginosa
18 September
Participative process workshop for developing SUMP: Move to go to school. Workshop for children about cycling and save roads and "Kiss and Go areas"
19 September
Conference on Cycling and Urban Health: Cycling Mobility Plan
20 September
A walk along the streets of Ginosa.
Citizens will discover the rupestrian settlement through stories, and guided observations.
Contact: Visit Ginosa&Marina - www.visitginosa.com
21 September
Bicycle excursion with Genusia Biketeam - Contact: Francesco Marchionna +39.3358405981
22 September
Car free day
The historical city center will be closed from September 22nd to the end of October.
The initiative is part of the SUMP package of measures and aims to influence pedestrian behaviour and to provide safe and attractive
pedestrian areas.
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 historical city center will be closed from September 22nd to the end of October.
The initiative is part of the SUMP package of measures and aims to influence pedestrian behaviour and to provide safe and attractive
pedestrian areas
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)
  • Other: In June 2019 the Cycle Mobility Plan, with 65.121 Km new cycle network, has been approved. (23.321km in urban area – Ginosa and Marina di Ginosa - 41.8 km in extra-urban areas, for tourism) The Plan i
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
  • Other: The Municipality of Ginosa has recently won a regional financing (€ 1.500.000,00) for the waterfront renewal (attractive streetscapes and urban environment are important aspect of urban life and quali
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)
  • Other: In the last few months Ginosa was working on the implementation of several measures focused on: accessibility security and public space requalification (restricted zone, traffic calming measures, acce
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
Freight distribution
  • Introducing cargo bikes
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)