Participating towns and cities

Republic of North MacedoniaVeles, Republic of North Macedonia

43.716 inhabitants
European Integration and Local Economic Development Department
Slavica Gajdova
Str. Panko Brashnar No.1
1400 Veles
(++389) 70609495
Veles already registered 11x for EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in: 2023 2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2002

Participation 2015

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Veles implements one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.

Traffic calming and access control scheme
New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Elaboration of new residential areas
Create wheelchair ramps
Lowering of pavements
Enlargement of pavements
Removal of architectonic barriers

Car-free day Car-free day

Veles carries out a Car-Free Day 2015 and closes off one or more streets to traffic, and opens it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport.

Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
On September 22, one whole street in Veles will be closed for traffic. The walk starts from the old bridge in Veles and will finish at the flow of the river Babuna into Vardar. The Mayor of the Municipality - M. Sci. Slavcho Chadiev together with the pupils from the primary, secondary schools, cyclist clubs and citizens will walk along the route for 5 kilometers. The event will be followed by the local media in order to send a positive message for the benefit of decreasing of car traffic and C02 emission.