Contact & Activities

Participating city

25.000 inhabitants

Local contact

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

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
1.Exhibition of childrens drawing about theme «Clean air for all».
2.Lectures in schools about healthy lifestyle.
3.Plant a new park in the centre of the city.
4.Lectures in the National Botanic garden about plants influence on air.
5.Plant market in Nacional Botanic garden.
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)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains