Contact & Activities

Participating city

Стара Загора ()
136.781 inhabitants

Local contact

Устойчиво развитие и евроинтеграция
Емилия Благоева
Община Стара Загора
бул. Цар Симеон Велики 107,
Стара Загора, 6000
++359 42614650

Participation 2015

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Organising of cycling presentation of the newly built bicycle network through wide participation of local community, institutions and organisations interested.
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
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
More details on permanent measures:

Stara Zagora as one of the six-largest cities in Bulgaria has started implementation of EU-funded project dedicated to improvement of the public transport system and facilities.