Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

29.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Iveta Mišurcová
Velké náměstí 115/1
++420 573321272

Participation 2006

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Kroměříž started to organize the activities associated with the EMW and ECFD in 2000 and this year, the town participated for the fifth time.
European Mobility Week started with a bike ride on the Saturday. Before starting, a short programme was held on the Velké Square in Kroměříž – skill rides, registration of bikes by the Municipal Police and the possibility of minor repairs to bikes. On Sunday 17 September, both adults and children had a walk around the town associated with an excursion to the water treatment plant. On Monday, Josef Kozák from Hostkovice in the Olomouc area narrated his journey around the world by bike in 494 days.
For Thursday, the social department of the town authority prepared in a building with barrier free access, an exhibition of auxiliary aids for the handicapped. On Friday 22 September, the Municipal Police rewarded disciplined bike riders.
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:
The town centre Velké square was closed.