Contact & Activities

Participating city

115.164 inhabitants

Local contact

Department of business management and economy
Pavlo Logvinov
Poshtova sq., 3, Uzhhorod, 88000
++380 0312 613176

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
September 16 – EMW official opening by mayor and bicycle ride
September 18 – counting of cyclists on the main arterias of the city
September 19 – bike to work action and morning velo-coffee for those who bike to work
September 20 – police presentation on traffic safety issues in city schools
September 21 – distribution of flyers for drivers: Share the road, respect the biker, etc. by police and cycling activists
September 22 – Day without cars: “Biking Uzhhorod” children drawing street exhibition and prizes for the best drawings
Drawing on asphalt "My two-wheeled friend"
Master class on bike repair and service
Talks about safety rules for cyclists
Presentation of bicycles, bicycle protection tools, cycling accessories, etc.
Police in the service for the city's environment: demonstration of the Toyota Prius hybrid car
Open space for master classes, contests and competitions
September 23 –Open Biking Cup of Uzhhorod: Velo-Leader
After September 23 – exhibition of best children drawing in city public transport
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:
Part of Tolstoho street will be completely closed for transport. Activities for children, bikers, health control will be conducted on the street on September 22
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:
  • 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)