Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Pula
57.460 inhabitants

Local contact

Environmental protection section
Loris Mošnja
Forum 2, 52100 Pula
++385 52371 877

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Vehicle presentation for people with reduced mobility, Demonstration how to drive safe with bike in traffic, Informing citizens about the opportunities provided by the EU with presentation of the projects ICARUS and MIMOSA, presentation and demonstration of bike patrol, "Roadpoal safety days", Flower fair, Encouraging the use of public city transport (usage of contactless cards).
17 September
A walk through the forest park Šijana, Flower fair, Visit to the Aquarium Pula, Encouraging the use of public city transport (usage of contactless cards)
18 September
Encouraging the use of public city transport (usage of contactless cards), A walk through the forest park Šijana, Flower fair, Visit to the Aquarium Pula, presentation how to use " Good energy " by Green energy collective, Planting of the trees in public parks.
19 September
Encouraging the use of public city transport (usage of contactless cards), A walk through the forest park Šijana, Flower fair, Visit to the Aquarium Pula.
20 September
Encouraging the use of public city transport (usage of contactless cards), A walk through the forest park Šijana, Flower fair, Visit to the Aquarium Pula, walktrought in nature with specialist doctor, internist and neurologist.
21 September
Encouraging the use of public city transport (usage of contactless cards), A walk through the forest park Šijana, Flower fair, Visit to the Aquarium Pula.
22 September
Encouraging the use of public city transport (usage of contactless cards), A walk through the forest park Šijana, Flower fair, Visit to the Aquarium Pula, Carrying out a Car-Free Day event by closing Lungomare street to traffic.
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:
Area by the sea shore, Lungo Mare street.
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
  • Launch of free-floating bike-sharing schemes
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)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Introduction or expansion of Urban Vehicle Access Regulation Scheme
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
  • Mobility as a Service (MaaS)
  • Testing automated vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Create new platforms for freight transfer
  • Introducing cargo bikes
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas
  • 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 Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)