Contact & Activities

Participating city

Karaisalı, Adana ()
22.308 inhabitants

Local contact

Karaisalı Belediye Başkanlığı
Saadettin ASLAN
Karapinar Mahallesi Cumhuriyet Caddesi no 3 Karaisali ADANA
++90 5363054353

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Varda Köprüsü Bisiklet Turu
17 September
Varda Köprüsü Bisiklet Turu
18 September
Kapıkaya Kanyonu Bisiklet Turu
19 September
Kapıkaya Kanyonu Bisiklet Turu
20 September
Dokuzoluk Mesire Alanı Bisiklet Turu
21 September
Dokuzoluk Mesire Alanı Bisiklet Turu
22 September
Karaisalı Merkez ve Karapınar Parkı Bisiklet Turu
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.
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)
  • 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
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
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
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres