Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Beograd ()
1.639.121 inhabitants

Local contact

Secretariat of Transport
Ognjen Petar Todorovic
27. marta 43-45
11000 Belgrade
++381 692131991

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Launch a awareness-raising campaigns
17 September
press conference
18 September
promoting the expansion of the pedestrian zone
19 September
promoting the Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
20 September
promoting the Traffic Calming Measures
21 September
Promotion the Improvement of bicycle facilities
22 September
Closing streets to traffic and opening it to pedestrians and cyclists
Car-free-day
Promoting the bicycle network extension
Bicycle ride through the city of Belgrade (a recreational ride along city streets and bike paths open to participation by all citizens)
Promoting the park and ride
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:
between the Republic Square and the Slavia Square. (1,7km)
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)
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 services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create park and ride stations
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • European Week of Sport
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)