Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Turnov
14.640 inhabitants

Local contact

Department Of Environment
Miloslava Šípošová
Antonina Dvoraka 353
511 22 Turnov
++420 481 366 153

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Na náměstí si v úterý 16. září zájemci mohli prohlédnout automobil Toyota na alternativní pohon.V neděli se šlo na vycházku z Turnova na Valdštejn, spojenou s přednáškami o přírodě a kulturních památkách. V pondělí Městská policie kontrolovala u přechodů v Turnově; a ČSAD Semily, a.s. představilo nový nízkopodlažní autobus na alternativní pohon.
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:
Českého ráje square
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
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)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools