Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Podgorica
185.937 inhabitants

Local contact

Secretariat for Spatial Planning and Environmental Protection
Lazarela Kalezic
Vuka Karadzica 41, 81000 Podgorica
++382 67263597

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
17 September
Share propaganda material for citizens which is prepared GIZ and also enquire with questions about sustainable mobility in our town.
Organizing street drawings for pupils of cities schools.
18 September
Presentation about situation in Podgorica regarding sustainable mobility for pupils from schools; interactive workshop with children (different schools)
19 September
Presentation about situation in Podgorica regarding sustainable mobility for pupils from schools; interactive workshop with children (different schools)
20 September
Presentation about situation in Podgorica regarding sustainable mobility for pupils from schools; interactive workshop with children (different schools)
21 September
Conference together with UNDP and presentation project with Capital City released with GIZ about sustainable mobility regarding preparation of Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan
22 September
Bicycle tour "Critical Mass" together with UNDP and NGO "Biciklo.me"
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)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport network (creation of HOV lanes for public transport modes, new stops, new lines, reserved areas etc)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
  • Other: Developing of Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)