Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Desio
42.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Marieva Favoino
piazza giovanni paolo II
++39 362392253

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
20 September
APERI-BICI : venerdì 20 settembre alle 17:30 aperitivo offerto a chi parte da o arriva in Stazione a Desio pedalando, offerto da A.B.C.Desio – ciclisti urbani Desio , MONKEY CAFÈ e BICI STAZIONE (info: abcdesio@gmail.com)
22 September
WOMEN ON BIKE - donne in bici: domenica 22 settembre, ritrovo alle ore 15,30 con partenza alle ore 16 davanti alla Casa Delle Donne di Via Lampugnani 80 (rientro previsto per le 17:30 circa) domenica 22 settembre, ritrovo alle ore 15,30 con partenza alle ore 16 davanti alla Casa Delle Donne di Via Lampugnani 80 (rientro previsto per le 17:30 circa). Iniziativa in collaborazione con Casa delle Donne Desio, ABC Desio, Circolo Legambiente Desio "R. Giussani".
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • 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
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas