Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Szolnok Megyei Jogú Város
73.106 inhabitants

Local contact

Szolnok Megyei Jogú Város Önkormányzata
Öhlbaum Emese
5000 Szolnok, Kossuth tér 9.
++36 56503871

Participation 2009

The participant is committed to:

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:
Várhatóan a belvárosba vezető út egy szakaszát tervezzük lezárni, mely környezetében számos iskola, óvoda található, így a programok könnyen megközelíthetőek.
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)
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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
Mobility management
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas