Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Košice
235.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Administration of city greenery
Veronika Urbanovičová
Rastislavova 79
++421 911 704 998

Participation 2012

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
1. Ďalší ročník pravidelnej súťaže viacerých druhov dopravy "Kto skôr" - 19.9.2012
2. Informačná kampaň pre cestujúcich za účelom zvýšenia ich bezpečnosti a bezpečnosti iných cestujúcich v špecifických situáciách formou plagátov v prostriedkoch MHD (cestovanie s detským kočíkom, cestovanie s invalidným vozíkom, cestovanie starších občanov a občanov s preukazom ZŤP a ZŤP-S) 16.9 - 22.9.2012
3. "Deň bez áut" - bezplatné cestovanie pre tých, ktorí vymenia automobil za prostriedok MHD - 22.9.2012
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:
Uzavrieme Moyzesovu ulicu - jedná sa o štvorprúdovú kominikáciu v širšom centre mesta dĺžky cca 1,5 km
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas