Contact & Activities

Participating city

560.642 inhabitants

Local contact

Climate&Atmosphere Division
Jiyoung Hwang
2401 gimhae st. gimhae-si, Gyeongsangnamdo, South-Korea.
++82 055-330-2456

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

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:
-Encouraging Campaign to ride public transportation : around Gimhae City Hall
-Bicycle lane promotion campaign : Daesung-dong, Naeoee-dong districts
-Commute by EcoMobility : Whole public officers and affiliations
-Shut down of Government offices' parking lot : some part of city hall
-'Car-free Street' : Gaya Street (Climate change information booth, Bicycle and electric wheel booth, Flea /charity market, steet painting etc )*"Gaya"was a confederacy of territorial polities in the Nakdong River basin of southern Korea growing out of the Byeonhan confederacy of the Samhan period. _Wikipedia
-Free Bicycle rent service : Gimhae Bicycle education center