Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Tukums
20.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Juris Kožeurovs
Tukums, Talsu str.4, LV-3101
++371 29792404

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
1)Pārgājiens "Iepazīsti Tukumu ejot kājām" visai ģimentei atraktīva gida pavadībā;
2)skolēni ļauj vaļu fantāzijai un izgatavo afišu maketus Mobilitātes nedēļas un Diena bez auto popularizēšanai
3)Velotūre, BMX šovs skeitparkā, jaunuzcelto veloceliņu "iebraukšana", jaunāko velospiēdu prezentācija, konkurss, velosipēda vadītāja eksāmenu kārtošana un apliecību saņemšana sadarbībā ar CSDD
4) Sporta aktivitātes-Modra Liepiņa kausa izcīņa soļošanā, veselības pārbaude pēc sporta aktivitātēm utt.
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • 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)
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas