Country:European Union
Policy status:Superseded
Date Effective:1999
Policy Type:Policy Support
Policy Target:
Agency:European Commission, DG Environment

A total of nine Member states launched plans for a European car-free day to be held on September 22, 2000. The car-free day is designed to help reduce air pollution in European cities as well as address the need to change mobility patterns as a way to boost the use of public transport. Participants include France, Italy, Portugal, Belgium, Sweden, Finland, Netherlands, Denmark, and Luxembourg.

This record is superseded by:Car Free Day for Cities & European Mobility Week

Last modified: Thu, 14 Mar 2013 16:56:30 CET