Contact & Activities

Participating city

25.310 inhabitants

Local contact

Městský úřad
Petra Němečková
Rokycanova 1929
356 01 Sokolov
++420 359808200

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Třetí den studenti středních škol jeli na sokolovských cyklostezkách na kolech, koloběžkách, bruslích. Také oni nsakonec vytvářeli kolektivně plakát k ETM. Večer byl v kinokavárně Alfa promítán film: „Drsné procitnutí“ o naprosté závislosti současného lidstva na ropě.
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:
Sportovní street
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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility