Contact & Activities

Participating city

Nowy Sącz
84.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Urząd Miasta Nowego Sącza/ Mayor's Office
Janusz Górka
Town Office of Nowy Sącz
Rynek 1 Str., 33-300 Nowy Sącz
++48 184486553

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Otwarcie sciezki rowerowej, przebudowa przejsc dla pieszych dla osob niepelnosprawnych, darmowe oraz ulgowe przejazdy srodkami komunikacji MPK oraz PKS, punkt informacyjny na sadeckim rynku.
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:
Rynek miasta, ulica łacząca wyjazd z rynku na ulice K.Wielkiego oraz P.Skargi
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 infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility