Contact & Activities

Participating city

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 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
1. Cycling-Friendly Employer Contest among local offices
2. Movie screenings of environmental and cycling-related documentaries
3. Development, presentation and public discussion of a START project - pilot project to develop cycling infrastructure in one city district
4. Cycling rides and city tours
5. Pedestrian area over the weekend
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:
For September 21-22 part of Bohdana Khmelnytskogo St. will be closed for traffic. The area will be full of promotion, education and recreation activities including:
- dancing
- recycling craft master classes
- various master classes and activities for children and adults
- playground for children
- award of the Cycling-Friendly Employer contest

Cycling ride will finish in this area too.

Information on the pilot cycling project will be presented to public.
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 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
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Mobility management
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)