Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Kyiv
2.814.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Department of Transport Infrastructure of the Kyiv City Administ
Stanislav Klymenko
Ukraine, Kyiv city, Leontovycha street, 6
++380 0999710708

Participation 2012

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Conference on sustainable urban planning is scheduled on September 21. The event will focus on learning and sharing experience with the cities of Munich and Prague in terms of planning for more sustainable transportation modes. The conference is hosted by the city administration.
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:
One block in the city center will be closed for car traffic on Saturday, September 22. This space will host:
- crafts workshops
- bicycle workshop by the Kyiv Cyclists' Association
- public discussion on the reconstruction of Kontraktova Sq.
- bicycle ride
- dancing
- live music
- bike rental
- presentations of the planned changes in the transportation system
- cycling coffee-machine
- kids' corner, etc.
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:
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Reduction of outside parking zones