Contact & Activities

Participating city

7.800 inhabitants

Local contact

13 rue de la Flache 42290 Sorbiers
++33 477011130

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

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.
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
  • Other: accès au service de co-voiturage de la Loire
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Other: dĂ©veloppement du pedibus
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains