Contact & Activities

Participating city

87.144 inhabitants

Local contact

Odbor životného prostredia a dopravnej infraštruktúry
Hlavná 73, 080 01 Prešov
++421 051/3100217

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
16.9. Diskusia s občanmi mesta na tému cyklodoprava v meste / MsÚ Prešov/
17.9. WORKSHOP-opravovňa bicyklov /LOKAL PUB/
18.9. MHD day
19.9. Dopravný prieskum cyklodopravy v meste Prešov
19.9. - Cyklopátranie
- OPEN DAY na cyklistickom velodróme
21.9. Uzávierka miestnej komunikácie - happening na moste
22.9. Preferencia cestovania bez motorového vozidla - cestovanie v MHD na "techničák"
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:
Uzávierka miestnej komunikácie a vytvorenie priestoru pre občanov na tzv. stretnutie na moste - raňajky na moste coffie and croissant
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)
  • Other: osveta,výchova a bezpečnosť cyklistickej premávky
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Freight distribution
  • Create new platforms for freight transfer
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas