Contact & Activities

Participating city

1.328 inhabitants

Local contact

Isabella Blaha
Adolf-Klinge-Platz 72
6108 Scharnitz
++43 05213 5204-13

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
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
  • Improvement of bicycle network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
  • Other: The international cycling route Munich-Venice now goes through Scharnitz and is indicated by signs.
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Other: After completion of the local bypass, the town is now planning to establish meeting areas within the town center.
Mobility management
  • Other: Launch of an annual street festival