Contact & Activities

Participating city

Alytaus miestas
63.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Rotušės a. 4, LT-62504, Alytus
++370 69667788

Participation 2012

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
All drivers willing to check the level of pollution in exhaust pipes of their cars, will have a possibilty to have their cars checked free of charge by the emplyees of Alytus region Environment Protection Department. In case the pollution rate exceeds the standards, the drivers receive no financial fine, but the request to fix the car so it fits the standard.The event is planned the 17th of September, 2012.

Furthermore, drivers and pedestrians will be encouraged to be responsible, use less private transportand walk more, use bicycles and public transport. The announcements will be published on local mass media measures.
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.