Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Győr
130.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Környezetvédelmi csoport
Herman Etelka
Honvéd liget 1.
9021 Győr
++36 96 500-441

Participation 2010

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
"Travel smarter live better" Educational programs in the local schools. "Most active" school competition on the mobility week.
Cycle to school and to work action.
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:
There will be 4 streets closed for cars in the city center.
One is crosses the main shopping street, this will be used only by pedestrians.
The other three roads have pretty high traffic usually also. As long as these roads will be closed, the race of the "solar energy" cars will take place on the road.
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Public transport services
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Accessibilities
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders