Participating towns and cities

Italy Milano (Milan) , Italy

1.396.673 inhabitants
Assessorato Mobilità - AMAT Agenzia Mobilità Ambiente Territorio
Via Tommaso Pini 1 - Milano (IT)

Participation 2014

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Milano (Milan) organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2014, taking into account the annual theme.

All week
During the mobility week the public administration, helped by local associations, will close to traffic two streets: corso Buenos Aires (on September 18th) and via Muratori. Those streets will be the scenario of events about environment and sustainable mobility.

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Milano (Milan) implements one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.

New or improved bicycle facilities
Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
Public transport services
Improvement and extension of the public transport network (creation of HOV lanes for public transport modes, new stops, new lines, reserved areas etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
Elaboration of new residential areas
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
Mobility management
Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
Elaboration of educational materials

Car-free day Car-free day

Milano (Milan) carries out a Car-Free Day 2014 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:
The zone restricted to the private cars on September 18th is corso Buenos Aires a 1.2 km street, famous for its shopping calling. Via Muratori is a 150 metres street that connects viale Friuli (an higly-congested street) to viale Umbria (another highly-congested street).