Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Salaspils
25.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Kultūras nams
Agnese Reķe
Līvzemes 7
2169 Salaspils
++371 26442509

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
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.
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)
  • Other: Pašvaldībā nopirkti 5 velosipēdi darbinieku lietošanai
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • Other: Jauna elektromobīļa iegāde pašvaldībā darbinieku lietošanai
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains