Contact & Activities

Participating city

95.203 inhabitants

Local contact

Servizio Lavori Pubblici
Thomas Flenghi
Piazza del popolo 1
++39 0721387667

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
17 September
Giretto d'Italia
Monitoring of home-work journeys travelled by bicycle, organized by Legambiente and VeloLove in collaboration with Euromobility. The monitoring is carried out by volunteers at the check point of the companies that have joined the initiative -
19 September
Piazza del Popolo
Impariamo ad andare in bicicletta in sicurezza (Bike safety lesson)
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
I bambini alla scoperta della città (Children discovering the city)
15:00 p.m. - 19:00 p.m.
Promozione del Cargo Bike (The cargo bike in the town)
15:00 p.m. - 19:00 p.m.
La ciclabilità per tutti (Cycling for everyone) - Prova gratuita delle biciclette per le persone con problemi motori
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. / 15:00 p.m. - 19:00 p.m.
Il bike sharing e i monopattini in città - Prova gratuita di Mobike e BIRD
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. / 15:00 p.m. - 19:00 p.m.
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)
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
  • Launch of free-floating bike-sharing schemes
  • 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 network (creation of HOV lanes for public transport modes, new stops, new lines, reserved areas etc)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
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
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Introduction or expansion of Urban Vehicle Access Regulation Scheme
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
  • Mobility as a Service (MaaS)
  • Testing automated vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Create new platforms for freight transfer
  • Introducing cargo bikes
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)