Contact & Activities

Participating city

230.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Sylvain Faroux
1 Rue Eugène Hénaff, 78192 Trappes

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.
Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
La maison de l'environnement a mis en place une balade à vélo pour découvrir les 7 villes de Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, ses richesses patrimoniales et environnementales ! Tous les trimestres elle organise également une randonnée thématique.
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
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
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
Mobility management
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains