Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Šiaulių rajonas ()
45.512 inhabitants

Local contact

Strateginės komunikacijos skyrius
Regina
Vilniaus g. 263, Šiauliai
++370 8 41 59 66 42

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
September 17. hiking trip around RĖKYVA.

September 18. drawing action ,, fresh air around me "

September 22. action ,, City without a car. "School students, teachers and staff will travel without cars: walking, cycling, scooters, roller skates, with the horses. held on the first lesson of bicycles and other sustainable modes of transport relay race.

September 22. Action Bikes,, feast and drawings exhibition.

September 22. The action ,, kindergarten bike.

September 22. Kindergarten students will participate in relay, will be handing out leaflets about the eco-friendly vehicles.

September 22. Let's share,, visible.

September 19. The action ,, gymnasium bike.

September 19. action, move, explore, ... grožėkis. Organized arise in cycling or walking.

September 20. civil action ,, Freedom bike.

September 21. 12.00 Salduvė Park will be held footrace,, solar battle -2014 "

September 22. 10.00. action ,, International Car Free Day 2014 '. From 10.00. to 11.00. Tilsit of the street from Vytautas g. Dawn al. will be closed to vehicular traffic, but will be allowed to travel by public transport (buses, shuttles, etc..). The event will be conducted noise and air pollution studies. Residents of free riding in a horse drawn carriage. The goal - to draw public attention to the negative impact of transport on the environment, human health, road safety, but also to the inhabitants of the shares at the time not to go in your car, choose a less polluting public transport or bicycles to travel on foot.
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:
Tilsit of the street from Vytautas g. Dawn al. will be closed to vehicular traffic, but will be allowed to travel by public transport (buses, shuttles, etc..). The event will be conducted noise and air pollution studies. Residents of free riding in a horse drawn carriage. The goal - to draw public attention to the negative impact of transport on the environment, human health, road safety, but also to the inhabitants of the shares at the time not to go in your car, choose a less polluting public transport or bicycles to travel on foot.
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
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • 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
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places