Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Hesper ()
15.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Paul Kridel
474, rte de Thionville
L-5886 Hesperange
++352 360808203

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
18 September
soirée d'information/Workshop "Mobilitéit.lu", centre Braun/Hesperange
22 September
23.9. : 13.00 - 18.00 Auer Grousse Velostour duerch d'Gemenge Conter, Hesper a Weiler-la-Tour
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:
Alzingen; rue de Syren, rue de Hesperange, Allée de la Jeunesse Sacrifiée
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)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas