Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Municipality of Karpos
59.666 inhabitants

Local contact

Department for Ecology and Energy Efficiency
Marina Filiposka, PhD
str. Radika no.9
1020 Karpos
Skopje
++389 23076035

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Car free day for the municipality of Karpos administration
17 September
Opening of the project „Green route – Karpos“ (solar charger, electric scooters and bicycle truck “Green route”)
18 September
Promotion of the Broshure „Plan of activities for sustainable urban mobility in the Municipality of Karpos“ in front of the members of the Council of the Municipality of Karpos
19 September
Promotion of the Broshure „Plan of activities for sustainable urban mobility in the Municipality of Karpos“ and the project “Green route – Karpos” on a Mayor’s meeting organized by ZELS in the frame of European Mobility Week
20 September
Promotion of the Broshure „Plan of activities for sustainable urban mobility in the Municipality of Karpos“ in 14 urban and rural communities and in front of the citizens with the members of coordination body
21 September
Organizing a bicycle race for students from the municipal primary schools on the territory of the Municipality of Karposh and awarding the best
22 September
World Car Free Day - Carrying out a Car Free Day event by closing one or more streets to traffic, and opening it to pedestrians, cyclist and public transport (organised by GIZ and ZELS)
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:
Car Free Day (20.09.2019, 11.30-13.00)
Municipality of Karpos will participate at the traditional bicycle and walking parade on closed streets in the length of 4,7km, organized by the City of Skopje. Starts from the new park “Ibni Pajko”, bul. “Goce Delcev”, bul. “VMRO”, bul. “Partizanski Odredi”, bul. “8mi Septemvri”, bul. “Ilinden” and finished at the City Park, stage “Shkolka”.
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)
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
Pedestrianisation
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Mobility management
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
  • Other: Purchase of new electric scooters for sustainable urban mobility of municipal administration.