Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Житомир ()
265.700 inhabitants

Local contact

Public Utility "City Development Agency" of the Zhytomyr City Co
Borys Pakholiuk
Korolyova sq., 4/2
++380 63 145-72-74

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
- "Sustainable mobility and healthy lifestyle for school kids" - series of posts on Facebook, based on interviews with pupils from 4 schools, that participate in "TUMI: way to school" project.
17 September
- "Sustainable mobility and healthy lifestyle for school kids" - series of posts on Facebook, based on interviews with pupils from 4 schools, that participate in "TUMI: way to school" project.
- "Zhytomyr through children's eyes" video project. Video research on what children see in their districts while moving there and online discussion with mothers on the 25th of September.
18 September
- "Sustainable mobility and healthy lifestyle for school kids" - series of posts on Facebook, based on interviews with pupils from 4 schools, that participate in "TUMI: way to school" project.
- "Zhytomyr through children's eyes" video project. Video research on what children see in their districts while moving there and online discussion with mothers on the 25th of September.
19 September
- "Sustainable mobility and healthy lifestyle for school kids" - series of posts on Facebook, based on interviews with pupils from 4 schools, that participate in "TUMI: way to school" project.
- "Zhytomyr through children's eyes" video project. Video research on what children see in their districts while moving there and online discussion with mothers on 25th of September.
20 September
- "Sustainable mobility and healthy lifestyle for school kids" - series of posts on Facebook, based on interviews with pupils from 4 schools, that participate in "TUMI: way to school" project.
- "Zhytomyr through children's eyes" video project. Video research on what children see in their districts while moving there and online discussion with mothers on the 25th of September.
21 September
- "Sustainable mobility and healthy lifestyle for school kids" - series of posts on Facebook, based on interviews with pupils from 4 schools, that participate in "TUMI: way to school" project.
- "Zhytomyr through children's eyes" video project. Video research on what children see in their districts while moving there and online discussion with mothers on the 25th of September.
22 September
- Public event "Bike to work day" - gathering of cyclists in the city centers, networking, encouraging people to cycle to work
- "Sustainable mobility and healthy lifestyle for school kids" - series of posts on Facebook, based on interviews with pupils from 4 schools, that participate in the "TUMI: way to school" project.
- "Zhytomyr through children's eyes" video project. Video research on what children see in their districts while moving there and online discussion with mothers on the 25th of September.
- "Nordic walking in Zhytomyr" online discussion and presentation of promotion video
- Online Quiz on Mobility in the city. The quiz is organized within Urban workshop Zhytomyr 2020 and will take place for 4 days, participants could win a city bike and Nordic walking sticks at a raffle on the 25th of September
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 facilities (parking, locks etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • 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
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)