Contact & Activities

Participating city

17.200 inhabitants

Local contact

Municipal Authority
Barbora Kratěnová
nám. Jiřího z Poděbrad 342
508 19 Hořice
++420 493 655 421

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
V úterý začal v Hořicích Evropský týden mobility anketou dětí ZŠ Na Daliborce „Bezpečné město pro děti - 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:
A, Hlavatého 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:
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools