Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Tychy
121.551 inhabitants

Local contact

Department of Information, Promotion and International Cooperati
Piotr Podsiadły
Urząd Miasta Tychy
al. Niepodległości 49
43-100 Tychy
++48 327763913

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
22 September
W dniu 22 września od godziny 11:00 do 18:00 zostanie w Tychach zamknięty fragment ulicy Grota Roweckiego (od skrzyżowania z ulicą Marii Skłodowiskiej-Curie do skrzyżowania z ulicą Cyganerii). W tym czasie na zamkniętym terenie odbędą się atrakcje dla mieszkańców:
- meta rajdu rowerowego
- fotobudka
- warsztaty z udzielania pierwszej pomocy, rozpoznawania objawów urazowych i sposobach wzywania pomocy
- pokazy akrobacji rowerowych w wykonaniu członków grupy Pineapple BMX
- malowanie twarzy, kącik plastyczny, wykonywanie figur z balonów, gry i animacje dla dzieci
- zdobienie rowerów
- warsztaty nordic walking
- jazda na segwayem
- szkoła szczudlarzy
- szkoła zdrowego biegania
- oculus – wirtualna rzeczywistość
- pokaz trolejbusów i autobusów (3 sztuki)
- meta rajdu rowerowego
- żywa ulica
- przystanek trasy spacerowej
- promocyjna oferta przygotowana przez okoliczne lokale
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.
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
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)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas