Contact & Activities

Participating city

2.268 inhabitants

Local contact

Christianne Mergen
13D, route d'Arlon Oberfeulen
++352 691 66 32 84

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
20 September
De 13h00 à 18h00

Journée sans voiture
La route nationale 21 sera barrée à la circulation automobile et utilisable pour les vélos de Mertzig à Oberfeulen sur les routes d’Arlon, de Colmar et du Kierchewee. Le point de départ peut être choisi sur tout ce tronçon.
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:
N21 (Oberfeulen-Mertzig)
route d’Arlon, route de Colmar-Berg, (Oberfeulen)
Kierchwee (Niederfeulen-Oberfeulen)
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)
  • 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 services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Other: Speed reduction programmes in settlement areas
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Other: Installation of pedestrian traffic lights near school
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains