Contact & Activities

Participating city

Panevėžio miestas ()
85.878 inhabitants

Local contact

Department of City Infrastructure
Rūta Taučikienė
Laisves sq. 20
++370 45501319

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
On September 16 bike ride around Panevezys district.
On September 17 hiking trip to Berčiūnai (20 km), hiking with the northern sticks. On September 18 - scooter competition.
On September 20- figured bike competition, "Keep the Environment" action in the Culture and Recreation Park.
On September 22 Presentation of the Panevezys City Sustainable Mobility Plan, biking to the Nature School and the Aukstaitija Narrow Railway.
On September 23 Cycling race "Panevėžio dviračių kroso Taurė 2017" Stage II.
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)
Public transport services
  • 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
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Enlargement of pavements