Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Changwon City ()
1.056.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Environment Policy (환경정책과 )
Jiyoung Jung(정지영)
CHANGWON CITY HALL, 151 JUNGANG-DAERO, UICHANG-GU, CHANGWON-SI, GYEONGSANGNAM-DO, REPUBLIC OF KOREA
+82-55-225-3455

Participation 2015

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
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.
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
  • 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
Accessibilities
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
More details on permanent measures:

교통부문에서의 온실가스 감축, 교통혼잡 문제 해결, 시민건강 개선, 기업체의 주차난 해소 등을 위하여 창원시가 개발한 누비자를 일반 시민에게 대여하는 시스템으로
2015년 현재 누비자 회원이 378,608명, 누비자 터미널 255개소, 누비자 자전거 8,443대, 자전거 무인보관대 5,660대로 녹색교통을 선도하는 창원시로서 전국 최대
규모의 공영자전거 완전정착 및 자전거 이용시민 확산을 위해 최선의 노력을 다함.