Participating towns and cities

SwitzerlandZürich, Switzerland

390.082 inhabitants
Health and Environment
Cordelia Oppliger
Walchestrasse 31
8035 Zürich Zürich
(++41) 44 412 46 69
Zürich already registered 7x for EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in: 2013 2012 2009 2006 2005 2004 2002

Participation 2009

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Zürich organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2009, taking into account the annual theme.

All week
22.9 - 26.9: Public transport orienteering competition

22.9. - media conference with city council Neukomm

22.9 - Speech and discussion: Zurich 2050 mobility scenarios

23.9 - Speech and discussion: public transport at the growing edges of
the town with city council Türler

24.9 - public inspection of air quality measure stations

25.9 - ETH Night of science with mobility relevant research insights

26.9 - city by foot: experience the 2000 watts society - energy efficient
mobility combined with energy efficient construction and

27.9 - Zurich multimobil 2009: Event (about 100'000 visitors) - making
ecological and city conform mobility a subject of dicsussion.
Several subevents, among them for example test tracks for e-
bikes and e-mobiles

Car-free day Car-free day

Zürich carries out a Car-Free Day 2009 and closes off one or more streets to traffic, and opens it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport.

Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
major parts of the old village (about 1sqkm)