Contact & Activities

Participating city

53.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Department of Environmental and Physical Planning
Andreja Poklar
Verdijeva street 10
6000 Koper
++386 5664 61 00

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Closing parking 10 parking lots for traffic for 1 week - Mobility park(ing) | Promotion of campaign on main square in Koper | Animation for children on closed parking
17 September
Promotion of campaign on main square in Koper | Handcraft products workshop - reuse of wasted materials | Promotion of campaign on main square in Koper
18 September
Promoting cycling on work and use of public transport | Puppet show with ecology theme for children | Promotion of campaign on main square in Koper
19 September
E-bike test day on Mobility park(ing) | Promotional campaign for P+R - application of questions on walking path from P+R to center of town | Promotion of campaign on main square in Koper
20 September
Promotion of free public transport day - whole week free city bus transport for public | Prize game - questions about environmental problems and draw of practical prizes | Promotion of campaign on main square in Koper
21 September
Presentation of local associations, that work in field of environment protection in municipality, on Mobility park(ing) | Open cinema - environmental movie.
22 September
Sport day on on Mobility park(ing) - aerobics and zumba workout | Mini cycling poligon for children | Hiking event for public - round trip to natural reserve Ć kocjan bay and back to Koper | Promotion of 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
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • European Week of Sport