Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Szigethalom
17.600 inhabitants

Local contact

Klarissza Tézsláné Farkas
Kossuth Lajos street 10
2315 Szigethalom
++36 24-403656

Participation 2012

The participant is committed to:

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:
Szigethalom, Kossuth L. u.
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
Accessibilities
  • Enlargement of pavements
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains