Contact & Activities

Participating city

Kauno miestas
300.000 inhabitants

Local contact

StrateginÄ—s komunikacijos skyrius
LaisvÄ—s al. 96, Kaunas
++370 8 800 20000

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
1. Conference "Clear air for all" related to the European Mobility Week and International European Day "In Town Without My Car" on 19 of September 2008, in Kaunas Municipality.
2. The campaign of Environmental Protection Specialists and policemen. During the European Mobility Week 16-22 September 2008, will be initiated a campaign on CO2 level check in Kaunas city.
3. The exibition of children pictures "Clear air for all" near Kaunas Municipality (19 of September, 2008).
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)
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)