Contact & Activities

Participating city

Banská Bystrica
78.327 inhabitants

Local contact

Oddelenie cestovného ruchu
Emília Stecíková
MsÚ Banská Bystrica, ul. ČSA 26
++421 048/433 06 28.

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Do práce na bicykli
Odštartovanie súťaže " Cestuj MHD vyhraj skvelé ceny. Súťaž bude prebiehať v termíne od 16.9.-16.10.2020
17 September
Do práce na bicykli
18 September
Do práce na bicykli
Večerná cyklojazda mestom "Vybudovaná cyklotrasa vs nevybudovaná cyklotrasa"
19 September
Do práce na bicykli
Cyklopotulky mestom s názvom "Padli za nás, aby sme my žili"
Cyklobus zdarma
20 September
Do práce na bicykli
Cyklobus zdarma
21 September
Do práce na bicykli
22 September
Do práce na bicykli
Deň bez áut od 9,00 - 18,00hod.
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:
Uzatvorenie komunikácie pre motorové vozidlá - Nám, H. Vajanského, čas od 9,00 - 18,00hod.
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
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
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)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • European Week of Sport