Contact & Activities

Participating city

23.957 inhabitants

Local contact

die Abteilungumwelt
Mrkvička Stanislav
Velké náměstí 2, 386 21 Strakonice
++420 383 700 307

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

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:
tribuna stadionu Na Sídlišti, sídliště Jezárka, severní část města, lávka přes řeku Otavu, most Jana Palacha, ulice Bezděkovská, Na Ohradě a prostor před plaveckým stadionem
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:
  • 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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
Mobility management
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas