Contact & Activities

Participating city

Nova Gradiška
15.833 inhabitants

Local contact

Ured gradonačelnika
Ljepša Rakas Vujčić
Trg kralja Tomislava 1
35 400 Nova Gradiška
++385 361-977

Participation 2011

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Manifestacija "Biciklijada" održava se po 10 . put. Skretanje pozornosti za najmlađe sudionike u prometu, promidžba bicikla kao jednostavnog, lakog i jeftinog i ekološkog prometala, te poticaj na zdrav život i kretanje.
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:
Područje se sastoji od vožnje biciklom u prostoru HAK-a, zatim skretanje na na poligon. Za to vrijeme je zatovren dio ulice na prijelazu do HAK-a.
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)
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
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)
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Elaboration of educational materials