Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Tartu
97.132 inhabitants

Local contact

public transport
Kadi Metsma
Raekoja plats 3, Tartu 51003

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
17 September
Tasuta ühistransport autojuhtidele
18 September
Tasuta ühistransport autojuhtidele
19 September
Tasuta ühistransport autojuhtidele
20 September
Tasuta ühistransport autojuhtidele
21 September
Eakate orienteerumine Tartu linnas
Tasuta ühistransport autojuhtidele
22 September
Autovaba päev
Tasuta ühistransport autojuhtidele
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.
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
Pedestrianisation
  • 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
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns