Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Osijek
114.616 inhabitants

Local contact

Department of Environmental Protection and Energy Efficiency
Sonja Kovac
Kuhaceva 9
31000 Osijek
++385 31229284

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Obilježavanje Europskog tjedna kretanja crtanjem djece iz eko vrtića na kolniku velike šetnice u gradu na temu „Za čisti zrak – na tebi je red“ ('Clean air – it’s your move!'), dječjom biciklijadom, građanskom biciklijadom, krossom djece iz osnovnih škola, malim izviđačima eko igrama, dijeljenjem letaka s crtežima djece na središnju temu te predavanje policijskih službenika o sigurnosti u prometu u OŠ (eko škole) gdje će vrtićka/školska djeca učiti kako se ponašati u prometu na temu „Sigurno i vješto u prometu“. Dan bez automobila je obilježen zatvaranjem prometnice u gradu na cijeli dan.
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:
Prometnica koja spaja dvije najprometnije ulice u užem centru grada, u blizini tržnice.
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)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
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)
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas