Participating towns and cities

Lithuania Panevėžio miestas (Panevezio miestas) , Lithuania

85.878 inhabitants
Department of City Infrastructure
Rūta Taučikienė
Laisves sq. 20
LT-23500 Panevėžio miestas
(++370) 45501319

Participation 2020

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Panevėžio miestas (Panevezio miestas) organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2020, taking into account the annual theme.

16 September
Presentation of the Facebook campaign "I say no to the car"
17 September
Children's competitions with scooters in Culture and Recreation Park
18 September
Night Cycling - cycling in Panevėžys.
22 September
Presentation of the pedestrian health track in the mobile app # Walk15 and walking on about 6 km of the route, which will present about 10 health promotion information stations marked in the mobile app.

Orienteering competition in the Culture and Recreation Park.

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Panevėžio miestas (Panevezio miestas) implements one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.

New or improved bicycle facilities
Improvement of bicycle network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
Launch of free-floating bike-sharing schemes planned
New bicycle paths have been installed: A.Jakšto str. (1.3 km), in the Culture and Recreation Park (6 km), by the Ekranas Lagoon (1.62 km).
Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Renovated pavement of Respublikos st., Jakšto st., Rožių st., Klaipėdos st., Laisvės sq.
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) planned
Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Development of new technologies to improve public transport planned
Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes planned
The development of accessible transport services for all planned
An electronic ticket system is being implemented. The electronic ticket system will allow the application of a flexible tariff system, the control of carriers and passengers will become higher quality
Traffic calming and access control scheme
Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Reduction of outside parking zones
Create park and ride stations planned
New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking planned
Elaboration of new residential areas planned
Introduction or expansion of Urban Vehicle Access Regulation Scheme planned
There are pedestrian islands and speed limits on the streets near the schools. Klaipėda and Nemuno st. parking is prohibited. Laisvės a. the car parking area has been abolished and the area has been a
Create the tactile pavements planned
Create wheelchair ramps
Lowering of pavements
Enlargement of pavements
Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
Removal of architectonic barriers planned
Launch of accessibility plans
Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
There are runways on the sidewalks for wheelchairs, wheelchairs and bicycles. In the streets, when renovating bike and footpaths, bike and footpaths are separated by the color of the pavement and this
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes planned
Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc) planned
Use of clean vehicles planned
Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility as a Service (MaaS) planned
Testing automated vehicles planned
Equipped with 3 electric car charging stations - Elektros st., Parko st. (at Cido Arena), Savanorių a./Laisvės sq.
Freight distribution
New regulations for freight distribution planned
Use of clean vehicles planned
Create new platforms for freight transfer planned
Introducing cargo bikes planned
Mobility management
Adoption of workplace travel plans planned
Adoption of school travel plans planned
Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner) planned
Launch of awareness-raising campaigns planned
Elaboration of educational materials planned
Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders planned
Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers planned
Permanent access restriction to city centres planned
Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas planned
Create systems for buses and walking trains planned
Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places planned
A sustainable mobility plan for Panevėžys has been prepared and approved. The measures provided for in it are being implemented.