Linz is …
- since 1986 City of Peace
- since 1988 Base location and co-organizer of the annual Bicycle Friendship Tour Linz - Passau - Budweis and has maintained sports contacts since then.
- since 1991 member of the Climate Alliance.
- since 1992 member of the network “Healthy Cities of Austria”.
- since 1996 member of the task force Danube Cities Economic Region together with Regensburg, Straubing, Deggendorf and Passau.
- European Capital of Culture 2009.
Linz Twin Cities