Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Szarvas ()
15.887 inhabitants

Local contact

Osztályszerkezeten kívüli
Viktor Krivik
Szabadság út 36.
5540 Szarvas
++36 20/2762250

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
-Tiszta Levegőt Mindenkinek témában környezetvédelmi előadás
-Alternatív energiákfelhasználása előadás
- Kerékpártúra szervezése, a kerékpározás népszerűsítése érdekében
- Ki a tiszta levegőre! programok az Arborétumban és a Városi Strandon
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:
-Kossuth utca: Béke-Deák között sétálóutca
-Kossuth utca: Vajda-Deák között egyirányú
-Vajda utca: Szabadság-Kossuth között egyirányú
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 bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • 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)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Launch of accessibility plans
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas