Contact & Activities

Participating city

41.300 inhabitants

Local contact

Department of municipal initiatives, investment and energy manag
Tetiana Usyk
37600 Nezaleshnosti street, 17 Myrhorod Polava region Ukraine
++380 506861651

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
activities for cyclists, children with parents on promoting using bikes, etc.
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:
the central part of Gogol street will be closed for traffic on City Day in Myrhorod 18 September
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)
  • Other: bicycle parking at municipal buildings
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Other: new zebra crossings
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)
  • Other: new stops of the public transport
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Other: speed reduction near schools; park
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Other: installing ramps on crossings
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Other: the city center will be closed for trucks
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
  • Other: energy lessons in schools; cycling lessons in schools; consultation with the community to improve the sustainable energy action plan;