Contact & Activities

Participating city

170.500 inhabitants

Local contact

Department Of Environment
Lenka Thierlová
Naměstí Republiky 1
306 32 Plzeň
++420 378 033 204

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Ve čtvrtek byl v Plzni Evropský den bez aut. Po celé dopoledne byla uzavřena část Rodinné ulice před 28. ZŠ, kde děti malovaly na silnici, sledovaly ukázku činnosti Městské policie a besedu se zástupcem ZOO. téma- čistý vzduch všem
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:
část ulice před 28. ZŠ
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 network (creation of HOV lanes for public transport modes, new stops, new lines, reserved areas etc)
  • Create wheelchair ramps