Contact & Activities

Participating city

14.723 inhabitants

Local contact

City Development
Vlatka Berlan Vlahek
Park hrvatskih branitelja 1
10 310 Ivanic Grad
++385 1 2831 369

Participation 2010

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
16.09.2010. EMW official opening, press conference
17.09.2010. Environmental Day
18.09.2010. Mobility and Health
19.09.2010. Energy Efficiency Day
20.09.2010. Sports on Square
21.09.2010. Accessibility for All
22.09.2010. In Town Without My Car
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:
The EMW in Ivanić-Grad will begin by closing the Vladimir Nazor Square for traffic in the town center and will end by a Day without cars, with many activities in between with large number of participants.
Also, in cooperation with Police Department, speed reduction will be recommended during EMW all over the City.
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)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • Other: Building of a large parking lots near the highway exit and railway station
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places