Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Labin
11.642 inhabitants

Local contact

Upravni odjel za društvene djelatnosti
Federika Mohorović Čekada
Titov trg 11
52220 Labin
++385 52852078

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Signing the European Mobility Week Charter of Participation
"POKRENI SE" ("Get Moving") Opening Photo Contest from 16 till 22 September
Conducting a poll to find out what the local public thinks about walking or riding a bicycle in the city, what changes they would like to see happen, and what might persuade them to leave their car at home.
Interviewing people that walk to work, use public transport or a bicycle, or share a means of transport
Street sport – Exercise at the Coca Cola training spot Kature
17 September
PEDIBUS "Hodajući autobus do škole" ("A Walking Bus to School")
Parking control in places for people with disabilities, and accessibility signs, as well as the "Nogostup je za pješake" ("Pavement is for Pedestrians") campaign
Street sport – basketball at the Kature playground
Conducting a poll to find out what the local public thinks about walking or riding a bicycle in the city, what changes they would like to see happen, and what might persuade them to leave their car at home.
Interviewing people that walk to work, use public transport or a bicycle, or share a means of transport
18 September
A Tourist in my Own City - explore your city through "alternative routes"
"Klincijada" children Cycling Race
Conducting a poll to find out what the local public thinks about walking or riding a bicycle in the city, what changes they would like to see happen, and what might persuade them to leave their car at home.
Interviewing people that walk to work, use public transport or a bicycle, or share a means of transport
Street sport – futsal at the Vinež playground
19 September
Street sport – futsal at the Đil (Old town)playground
Visit to the "Franko Mileta" Sports Centre of children from Childcare institutions
PEDIBUS "Hodajući autobus do škole" ("A Walking Bus to School")
Conducting a poll to find out what the local public thinks about walking or riding a bicycle in the city, what changes they would like to see happen, and what might persuade them to leave their car at home.
Interviewing people that walk to work, use public transport or a bicycle, or share a means of transport
20 September
Visit to the "Franko Mileta" Sports Centre of children from Elementary schools
Traffic with Safety and Skill
Conducting a poll to find out what the local public thinks about walking or riding a bicycle in the city, what changes they would like to see happen, and what might persuade them to leave their car at home.
Interviewing people that walk to work, use public transport or a bicycle, or share a means of transport
21 September
Car-Free Day – Rabac seafront ("Riva"), 7:00 – 24:00
 Arriving to the seafront (riva) after the Labin – Rabac Hiking Event
 Performance of dance groups and recreational athletes of the Labin Healthy City project
 Medical Health Check – blood pressure and blood sugar check, nutrition counselling
 Setting up an Info point on servicing, purchasing and using bicycles, presentation of electric bicycles, and the opportunity for all interested citizens to try to ride an electric bike (Bike Center Rabac)
 Conducting a poll to find out what the local public thinks about walking or riding a bicycle in the city, what changes they would like to see happen, and what might persuade them to leave their car at home.
Interviewing people that walk to work, use public transport or a bicycle, or share a means of transport
 Labin Healthy City art workshops on the theme of movement
22 September
Car-Free Day – "Terra Albona", gastro-cycling tour of family farms of the Labin area
Conducting a poll to find out what the local public thinks about walking or riding a bicycle in the city, what changes they would like to see happen, and what might persuade them to leave their car at home.
Interviewing people that walk to work, use public transport or a bicycle, or share a means of 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:
Car-Free Day – Rabac seafront ("Riva") will be closed for traffic from 7:00 – 24:00 on 21 September and this part will also be permanently closed for traffic. Dubrova parkin
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)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)