Contact & Activities

Participating city

524.600 inhabitants

Local contact

Department of economic development
Alexey Ryabov
440000 Russia, Penza, Marshal square, 4
++7 9631090159

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
В городе Пензе будут проведены мероприятия, направленные на популяризацию коллективных форматов общественных перевозок (троллейбусы, автобусы, такси), пешеходных и велосипедных форматов передвижения и активностей, а также на презентацию новых городских сервисов, нацеленных на развитие существующей пешеходной, велосипедной и транспортной инфраструктуры города.
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.
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
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Other: Будет проведен массовый велозаезд и заезд других немоторизованных средств передвижения
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
  • Other: Будет проведена презентация пешеходных маршрутов
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)
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Create park and ride stations