Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Бяла Слатина (Byala Slatina)
31.924 inhabitants

Local contact

Разработване на проекти
Павлина Станчовска
ул. Климент Охридски 68
3200 Бяла Слатина
++359 915 82011

Participation 2012

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Вело шествия, състезание с велосипеди и демонстрация на велосипедни умения;
Рисуване на асфалт;
Тематични изложба на рисунки;
Призив на кмета на Общината.
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:
Централна градска част между улици: "Васил Левски", "Хан Крум", "Водотечна", "Климент Охридски" Търговска ул. "Христо Ботев" - пазара
Пешеходна зона ул. "Димитър Благоев" част от ул. "Сребрена" и част от ул. "Любен Каравелов"
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 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
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • 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
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • 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
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas