Contact & Activities

Participating city

130.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Department of Urban Development
Szakonyi Petra
Városház tér 1.
9021 Győr
++36 96 500-170

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Campaign from 3. September 2007: Proposals and complaints about mobility in our city via SMS, MMS, E-mail and Internet Best practices.
Connection to Digital City program amd Ökocity program
Drawing Competition - the best drawing would be shown on a giant placard
Article series in the newspaper in 6 topics; Press conferences
Cinema action
17-22 September Mobility Week
On two wheels to school with accompaniment
Faculty Days in the University
Foto and drawing exhibition
Bicycle rental, Kayak, canue rental
Exhibition of Hybrid technological vehicles
17. Day of sports 18. Day of Culture 19. professional lectures aboutseveral topics
21 September Day of Public Transport
Delivery of a new bus
Down-town round bus service
Travel in every city busses free of charge all day long
Exhibition of Local Bus Company and Traffic Association
22 September Carefree Day
Walking tour
Programmes on the stage
Playground for children
Sport programmes, Health prevention programmes, Cultural programmes, Fair, etc.
Exhibition of alternative-drive vehicles
Cicling with blind people
Noise measurement
Procession by bicycle in the town
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:
This is the second most busiest street of our city cold Szigehty Attila street. There are 4 traffic lanes on it. The noise and air pollution is on the large side because there are not only cars but heavy trucks on it.
Local traffic and through traffic characterized it as well but it is in a living space.
The restricted zone is 350 meters for all day long. (22 Sept. 06.00- 23.Sept. 04.00)
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)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)