Contact & Activities

Participating city

30.854 inhabitants

Local contact

Služba ureda gradonačelnika
Ivana Ledinski Cvetković
48 000 Koprivnica
++385 48 279-529

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
European Mobility Week
16th of September, 2016
Health and mobility day
• Singing of the 2016 European mobility week Chart
• Walks down the tracks of health
• Lino playroom at the city market
• Presentation of various exercises by „Mariška“ club for the elderly people
• Belupo blood pressure measuring at Zrinski square
• Photo exhibition of the “Be IN… Be GREEN” competition at the Youth Centre
• Lecture held by the “Cyclist Trade Union” and “Bicpop Zelene Akcije” @ KKC Pixel
17th of September, 2016
Games and recreation day
• Becoming healthy through games with Lino – sport games at Zrinski square
• Healthy food fair
• “Being blind for five minutes” Blindness simulation
18th of September, 2016
Cycling and bycicle day
• “Joža Horvat” Memorial race
• “Youth as Strength of the Community” – recreational tandem bike ride for the blind along with ”Biciklin” Old timer club
19th of September, 2016
• Promotion of clean urban mobility - CIVITAS DYN@MO
• School of traffic - Let’s move
• “Reading a story: The rainbow coloured bycicle” – Fran Galović library
20th of September, 2016
“The economy in Koprivnica” day
• “Smart mobility. Strong economy.” - Lecture for seniors attending high schools in Koprivnica
• Wheelchair race of Organization for the disabled and Multiple Sclerosis Society for Koprivničko-križevačka county
• Smart waste managing
21th of September, 2016
“Green areas” day
• Garnishing green areas in “Hrvatske državnosti“ street
• Aerobics in the city park for kindergarteners
• Games on the green areas
• Pease One Day
22th of September, 2016
Car free day
• Using sports and beauty we’re taking over the city centre free of all traffic
• Presentation of sport schools
• Painting of areas free of traffic
• Car free day in companies and institutions
During the entire week:
Competition: To work without a car in companies and institutions
More detailed schedule available on City of Koprivnica’s official site:
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:
On 22 September Nemčićeva Street, Generalićeva Street, Svilarska Street and part of Florijanski Square will be closed for traffic from 7AM to 4PM.
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
  • 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)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas