Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Шабац ()
120.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Public company ''Infrastruktura Šabac''
Bojan Alimpić
st. Karađorđeva 27/2
15000 Šabac
++381 643545602

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
- press conference about European mobility week (local authorities)
- promotion of new crossroad (intersection between Karađorđeva and Kneza Miloša streets) that is adjusted to pedestrians and their safety
- ceremonial opening of the EMW in the pedestrian zone
- promotion of questionnaire (part of SUMP survey) with citizens
- collaboration with police officers with the aim to promote safe driving
17 September
- activities with pre-school and school children- organized show on the city sqare gor more than 1000 youngsters
- closed city center for children's activities (Masarikova street-from Zeleni venac to Museum)
- parking day in the closed street
- day without cars
18 September
-promotion of National agency of safety- training for safe driving of motocycle
- promotion of electrical scouters
19 September
- collaboration with NGO and open class in tehnical and chemical school about safe driving
20 September
- mayor of the city coming to work on bicycle, covered by media> promotion of sustainable ways of transport
- ceremonial signing of the charter for EMW award application in front of media
21 September
- promotion of EMW and questionnaire (part of SUMP survey) with citizens at the Šabac fair
22 September
- cycling promotion (partnership with NGO), organized cycling route through Šabac, starting point: main city' square
- MUV app promotion (collaboration with NGO)
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:
city center, connected to existing pedestrian zone (Trg đačkog bataljona, Gospodar Jevremova street- second part, Masarikova street-from Zeleni venac to Museum)
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Launch of accessibility plans
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • 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
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • Project EDWARD (European Day Without A Road Death)
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)