Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

67.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Rozvoje/oddělení strategií a plánování
Martina Šrámková
Fryštátská 72/1
733 24 Karviná–Fryštát
++420 596 387 111

Participation 2006

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Karviná joined European Mobility Week holding several events again. On Tuesday 19 September, the traffic department employees from the town authority, in cooperation with the Municipal Police officers, inspected the authorization to enter the town centre (the pedestrian precinct) including adherence to the road sign – “To the town only by foot today
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:
Around Fryštát castle, no cars were allowed to enter.