Contact & Activities

Participating city

Žilina ()
83.509 inhabitants

Local contact

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Ľuboš Slebodník
Námestie obetí komunizmu, 01131 Žilina
++421 908918972

Participation 2010

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Street without cars for 10 hours with events organized for pedestrians on 18/9

Bike/Inline/Skate - Ride around the city on 22/9

Accompanying events around ecological and healthy living almost everyday
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:
Heavily used town street near the town historical center. It is a part of a road circle around it. The street length between two crossings is about 200 meters.
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
  • Other: Introducing new ideas about integration of cycling in city transportation system - to steer improvements in planning of cycling infrastructure in the coming months.
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets