Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Salaspils
25.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Kultūras nams
Agnese Reķe
Līvzemes 7
2169 Salaspils
++371 26442509

Participation 2012

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
1. Aktivitātes sadarbībā ar valsts, pašvaldības policiju un ugunsdzēsības dienestu par drošību uz ielas, mājās un sabiedriskās vietās.
2. Akticvitātes sadarbībā ar vietējiem sporta klubiem par veselīgu dzīvesveidu (velokross, atklātās sporta nodarbības, skrējiens pēc kliņģera)
3. Velosipēdu tiesību iegūšanas apmācības un eksāmena nodrošināšana
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:
Pirmo gadu Salaspilī tiks organizēta "Diena bez auto!" aicinot iesdzīvotājus izvēlēties alternatīvus transporta līdzekļus.
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
  • 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)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Launch of accessibility plans
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Other: New ship traffic in area (Daugava river)
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas