Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Parma
191.734 inhabitants

Local contact

Settore Ambiente e Mobilità
Dina Ravaglia
largo Torello De' Strada 11/A, 43121 Parma
++39 0521 - 031850

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Municipality of Parma / Infomobility, throughout the European Week of Sustainable Mobility:
GREENAPES APP - By participating in the initiatives in the city during the European Week of Sustainable Mobility, you can accumulate many reward points on the greenApes APP: download the app and scan the QR code that you will find at the various events !!
Furthermore, until the end of September, a new Special Challenge is active that rewards the sustainable mobility choices available in the city: to complete it, it is sufficient to demonstrate two behaviors on the greenApes app, choosing between walking / cycling, use of public transport, carpooling. , use of scooter, car sharing, bike sharing services. Lots of reward points up for grabs!
GreenApes is the free online platform that rewards people with eco-sustainable behaviors and lifestyles. To participate, simply download the greenApes application on your smartphone: for example, you can automatically earn points simply by walking and cycling, using public transport and sharing services or by carpooling for home-work trips. The prizes and discounts are linked to the world of sustainability and local companies. Participate too!16 settembre – giovedì

September 16 - thursday
FIAB / ASCOM CONFESERCENTI CNA: 10.30 am fotonotizia presentation of the third edition of the initiative "Bike to shop" piazza Garibaldi corner via Farini
TEP SpA: 11:30 am, Aula Magna university - presentation press conference Initiative in collaboration with Crédit Agricole and Universities in favor of university students who live outside the city
FIAB: From 16:00 to 19:00 - Gazebo in P.za Garibaldi to propose the survey "And how do you move?" to citizens
Municipal Police / Scooter operators: Salone del camper Fiere di Parma - from 9:30 to 17:30 - initiative relating to road safety education on scooters (initiative active from 11 to 19 September)
17 September
FIAB: BIKE TO WORK day - cycling mobility promotion for systematic home-work trips (counting and delivery of gadgets) with awards for municipal employees who go to work by bike / foot. Notify other companies if interested in FIAB gadgets (to be agreed by August 15th)
Infomobility / Municipality of Parma: 10:30 am - Press room of the Municipality of Parma - Presentation of the new Green ZONE – a new UVAR for Parma
CIGNO VERDE, FIAB, INFOMOBILITY: 16:00 - 19:00 - Piazza Carlo Alberto Dalla Chiesa - RE-BI-CYCLE the market of restored and recovered bicycles, in the pedestrian area in front of the Cicletteria, lots of information on the world of two wheels in Parma
Polizia Municipale/Gestori monopattini: Salone del camper Fiere di Parma – from 9:30 to 17:30 - initiative relating to road safety education on scooters (initiative active from 11 to 19 September)
18 September
FIAB: From 9.30 to 12.30 – cycling promenade from Parco Ducale to Boschi di Carrega "The ride of the Duchess Maria Luigia", 2 euros for FIAB members, 4 euros for non-FIAB members (Ass RC and accidents)
TEP SpA: From 10:00 to 18:00, Piazza Garibaldi: Historical trolleybus exhibition, available for those who want to visit it. TEP (local transport company) information material will be available on board.

MUNICIPALITY OF PARMA - European Thriving Streets Project:
10:30 - 12:30 - 'Go Beyond' talking walk: exploratory visit to rethink mobility and public spaces in Oltretorrente. How can urban mobility improve the attractiveness, livability and accessibility of the Oltretorrente? Let's talk about it during a walk to tell what is there, what is not seen, what we would like there to be.

EVC BECharge: from 11:30 to 19:00 approximately – parking square at the side of via Pigorini - Press conference and information moment) to raise awareness and promote electric mobility for citizens, companies and stakeholders
MUNICIPALITY OF PARMA - European Thriving Streets Project: 15:30 - 18:30 - P.le Matteotti - Go Beyond: moving in Oltretorrente - Activities within the European Thriving Streets project to be carried out in p.le Matteotti; guided play activities for children (ages 6 - 12 approximately) and their families to imagine 'the mobility I would like' in Oltretorrente.
FIAB: From 16.00 to 18.30 – cycling promenade from Parco dei Poeti (Via Bizzozero 15) to Porporano on Strada Bassa dei Folli closed to car traffic (except for residents) with access allowed to the club of Mariano from Strada Argini, "Pedalata dei Folli - Following the waters of the Canale Maggiore ", 2 euros for FIAB members, 4 euros for non-FIAB members (Ass RC and accidents)
TEP SpA: 4:00 pm, 5:15 pm and 6:30 pm, Tour of the murals, on the occasion of the inauguration of the Banksy exhibition "Building castles in the sky" and the collateral exhibition "Around Banksy". Three guided tours departing from Piazza Garibaldi aboard a bus graffitied by the artist Fabio Petani visiting the street art works created in Parma. Access is free, upon reservation on the Parma 2020 app
Infomobility / BitMobility / WindMobility: from 17:00 to 20:00 Parco Cittadella and from 17:00 to 22:00 piazza Garibald - TEST DRIVE FOR ELECTRIC SCOOTERS AND SAFE DRIVING RULES: free driving tests and instruction on driving rules circulation in collaboration with the 3 service managers
Infomobility: from 17:00 to 19:00 - piazza Garibaldi and piazza della Pace - PUNTO MOBILE INFOMOBILITY cargo bike for information on sharing and sustainable mobility services

Infomobility / AllWays - Car Sharing Free Floating: from 17:00 to 20:30 - p.le Cesare Battisti - car exhibition, information on the service and support for registration
Municipal Police / Scooter operators: Salone del camper Fiere di Parma - from 9:30 to 17:30 - initiative relating to road safety education on scooters (initiative active from 11 to 19 September)
FIAB - 6.00 pm, Parco dei Poeti, via Bizzozero? place to be defined - round table on cycle mobility in Parma with the participation of: to be agreed to present to citizens the new interventions in the field of cycle mobility
19 September
FIAB: from 9:00 to 12.30, ParmainBici / Bimbimbici cycling promenade for all ages participants through the streets of the city from Parco Ducale to Parco Falcone-Borsellino with a musical event organized by Verdi Off in P.le S. Francesco "Biciclette inOpera" and, perhaps , another to the Toscanini Foundation "Pedalando in Musica". Gadgets for children participants, refreshments offered by COOP Alleanza 3.0 (2 euro FIAB members, 4 euro non-FIAB members)
Infomobility: from 17:00 to 19:00 - piazza Garibaldi and piazza della Pace - PUNTO MOBILE INFOMOBILITY cargo bike for information on sharing and sustainable mobility services
Municipal Police / Scooter operators: Salone del camper Fiere di Parma - from 9:30 to 17:30 - initiative relating to road safety education on scooters (initiative active from 11 to 19 September)
20 September
FIAB:
- From 7:30 to 8:30, city entry traffic detection in Via Gramsci / P.le S. Croce, Via Trento / Via Bottego, Via Emilia Est / Barriera Repubblica, Via Solferino / Viale della Libertà

- 4.30 pm - Press room and Piazza Garibaldi - delivery of the "Cycle Municipalities" flag to the municipality of Parma and, subsequently, award ceremony for the Ciclamic project (the first 4 students classified in the drawing of the rack)
21 September
Municipality of Parma
- from 9:30 to 13:30, Mobility Manager Conference at Crédit Agricole (detailed program of the conference being defined - lunch offered by SMTP)

- 11.30 - Piazza Garibaldi "fotonotizia" for the delivery of the keys to the Municipality of the electric Ducato in sharing available to commercial operators
22 September
Municipality of Parma: 10.30 am - Town Hall press room, press conference to launch the questionnaire for the drafting of the new PSCL
CNA: 17:00 - 19:00, ride "between history and perfumes" jasmine and hidden stories between corners of the center Cost: € 15 per participant - The route includes themed stops, to rediscover the history and art hidden in the small alleys and squares of the historic center of Parma, passing in the vicinity of unexpected and unusual jasmine plants. It will be an opportunity to rediscover stories, beliefs and legends related to this plant, but also to explore hidden corners of the city
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:
Strada Bassa dei Folli will be closed to motorized traffic on saturday 18th of september.
A cycling promenade organized by Municipality and FIAB (Friends of Bicycle Federation) will take place along the road
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • 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)
  • 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
  • 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
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Testing automated vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Introducing cargo bikes
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)