Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Gjakova
96.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Urbanism and Environmental Protection
Fatos Deda
Mother Theresa 50000
++381 +37744154935

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
17 September
Use of bicycles
Use of public transport and other alternative means
Distribution of educational materials; poster, leaflet, educational film and other material,
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
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
  • Launch of free-floating bike-sharing schemes
  • Other: review of urban plans and review of the strategies
Pedestrianisation
  • 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 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)
  • 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 park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Other: Discussion
Accessibilities
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Mobility as a Service (MaaS)
  • Other: Discussion
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Create new platforms for freight transfer
  • Other: Discussion
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Other: Distribution
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)
  • JRC Project on Social Biking