Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Budapest distr. XII. (Hegyvidék)
60.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Zöld Iroda
Kovács Bence
Böszörményi út 23-25.
1126 Budapest
++36 70 938 9838

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

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:
XII. ker. Sirály utca forgalomtól történő lezárása, XII. ker. Csörsz utca és Jagelló út közötti szakaszon 2007. szeptember 22. 6-13 óra között.
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 facilities (parking, locks etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Other: Gyalogos övezet tervezése folyamatban.
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 wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials