Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Karlovy Vary
46.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Odbor strategií a dotací
Věra Sekyrová
Moskevská 21
361 20 Karlovy Vary
++420 353118152

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
V letošním ročníku proběhnou aktivity zaměřené nejen na čistý vzduch, ale také na alternativní způsoby dopravy "Na vlastní 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:
Město uzavřelo část ulice Moskevská, která se nachází v centru města a přímo před budovou Magistrátu města. Na této části komunikace budou probíhat sportovní aktivity nesoucí název "Na vlastní pohon".
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
  • 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)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials