Contact & Activities

Participating city

250.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Департамент житлової, комунальної політики та благоустрою Івано
Smoushak Mykhaylo
м. Івано-Франківськ вул. Незалежності, 7

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
City joins the EMW initiative by organizing four events:
16 September - Exhibition in local art gallery Bastion "From Life of Bike Community. Weekdays. Trips. Rides'
19 September - city bike tour (excursion) "Evening Ivano-Frankivsk" for all lovers of bike life
21 September - bike ride in the city aiming to showcase importance of urban mobility
22 September - cross country competition "Stanyslav Cross-country"
In the down town there is an area called Sotka. It is a 100% walkable area with no traffic at all. Only early morning and late evening delivery is allowed there. The intention of city administration is to transform into walkable the part of Shevchenko St. that leeds to the local city park, where this year the first bike route has been opened
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)
  • 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)
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres