Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Žilina ()
83.509 inhabitants

Local contact

oddelenie dopravy
Ľuboš Slebodník
Námestie obetí komunizmu, 01131 Žilina
++421 908918972

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Cykloranajky
17 September
Cykloforum
18 September
Parking day - uzatvorenie ulice s parkovacími miestami - využitie ulice inač pre verejnosť (deti, cyklonadšenci, občania ulice, ktorá sa má revitalizovať)
21 September
Univerzitné cykloranajky
22 September
Cyklojazda mestom + bezplatná MHD
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
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
Pedestrianisation
  • 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)
  • 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
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)