Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Žilina ()
83.509 inhabitants

Local contact

oddelenie mobility / odbor dopravy
Ľuboš Slebodník
Námestie obetí komunizmu, 01131 Žilina
++421 908918972

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
22 September
bezplatná MHD
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)
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
  • Launch of free-floating bike-sharing schemes
Pedestrianisation
  • Other: regulácia vstupov vozidiel do pešej zóny prostredníctvom mechanického zabezpečenia
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Other: Rekonštrukcia zastávok MHD, nasadený systém preferencie vozidiel MHD na križovatkách, uplne modernizovaný vozidlový park MHD
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Introduction or expansion of Urban Vehicle Access Regulation Scheme
  • Other: regulácia vstupov vozidiel do pešej zóny prostredníctvom mechanického zabezpečenia
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility management
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)