Participating towns and cities

LatviaSalaspils, Latvia

Website:
Population:
25.000 inhabitants
Department:
Kultūras nams
Contact:
Agnese Reķe
Līvzemes 7
2169 Salaspils
(++371) 26442509
Salaspils already registered 8x for EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in: 2017 2016 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2008

Participation 2012

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Salaspils organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2012, taking into account the annual 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

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Salaspils implements one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.

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
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

Car-free day Car-free day

Salaspils carries out a Car-Free Day 2012 and closes off one or more streets to traffic, and opens it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport.

Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
Pirmo gadu Salaspilī tiks organizēta "Diena bez auto!" aicinot iesdzīvotājus izvēlēties alternatīvus transporta līdzekļus.