Contact & Activities

Participating city

Banská Bystrica
78.327 inhabitants

Local contact

Oddelenie cestovného ruchu
Emília Babicová
MsÚ Banská Bystrica, ul. ČSA 26
++421 048/433 06 28

Participation 2015

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
16.6.2015 - slávnostné odštartovanie EMW 2015 na hlavnom námestí Nám NP - primátor mesta
19.9.2015 - Cyklofest
Osvetová kampaň počas celého týždňa - vzájomná tolerancia peších a cyklistov v pešej zóne
Súťaž pre žiakov základných škôl - S hadom na zebre
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:
22.9.2015 - uzatvorenie parkoviska pre autá Nám. Š. Moyzesa - parkovisko trochu inak
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)
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Launch of accessibility plans
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas