Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Poltava
294.962 inhabitants

Local contact

КО "Інститут розвитку міста" ПМР
Iryna Sadovnikova
м.Полтава, вул. Небесної Сотні, 1/23
++380 955916697

Participation 2015

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
17.09
7:30 “Bike-to-work“ Day.
11:00 Foto exhibition “Poltava BikeFaces“ featuring photos of “Mandruymo Poltavschynoyu” (Travelling through Poltava region) public initiative.
12:00 Presentation: Informational-resource center “Window on America“ and the “Windows go biking“ project.

18.09
11:00 Opening ceremony: Bicycle parking space near Poltava Regional Universal Library

19.09
11: 00-14: 00 Retro Bike Parade – 60s style
10:30 Velopokatenka (bike ride): “Millennial oaks”

21.09
11:00 Presentation: Poltava Bike strategy for 2016-2020 years.

22.09
8: 00-14: 30 Info-event: Car-Free day. Poltava National Pedagogical University
19:00 Public discussion of the bike concepts with the Poltava bike community. Informal meeting.
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)
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)
Accessibilities
  • Lowering of pavements
Mobility management
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders