Contact & Activities

Participating city

64.855 inhabitants

Local contact

Büro der Beigeordneten für Bauen und Stadtentwicklung
Tobias Keppler
Schwanseestr. 17
99423 Weimar
++49 03643 762 668

Participation 2008

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:
Eine autofreie Zone wird es temporär in Weimar geben, so lange
die Inliner Vorfahrt haben und das am Freitag, dem 19.09.2008.
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)
  • Other: Einrichten von Fahrradparkern am Kino Schützengasse
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Other: Verkehrsberuhigte Zone - Innenstadt Geleitstraße
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Other: Neue Stellplätze für teilAuto geschaffen
Mobility management
  • Other: Verkehrsforum mit Weimarer Bürger/innen im Frühjahr 2008