Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Opština Vrnjačka Banja ()
27.332 inhabitants

Local contact

Municipal Affairs Department
Danijela Jelićanin
Kruševačka 17
++381 0698827758

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Organized of children’s drawing from the Preschool institution "Radost" within the creative workshops on the topic "My place without a car"
17 September
Organized drawing with chalk on concrete surfaces and hammers in the yards of school buildings, on the topic: "Choose and Move!". The activity will be realized within the framework of art culture, and the participants are pupils of lower grades of all primary schools on the territory of the municipality of Vrnjačka Banja.
18 September
Writing a composition within the literal section or Serbian language and literature on the topic: "Move, save yourself and nature." The realization of this activity includes pupils of higher grades of primary schools on the territory of the municipality of Vrnjacka Banja.
19 September
Promotional cycling ride in cooperation with the Adventure Center and the Special Hospital "Merkur" starting from Novi Merkur to the spring Snežnik, along the passage past the part of the central park where the reconstruction of existing pedestrian paths is underway. After the works, the reconstructed pedestrian zone will be turned into an even more comfortable, meaningful and safer one for our pedestrians.
20 September
Recreational walk along the newly built health hiking trails on the hill Crkveno brdo, in the length of 3 km. With the construction of a new pedestrian zone, along with the installation of cubes, lighting and furniture, one previously unorganized unit has been turned into a safe oasis for pedestrians and cyclists.
21 September
Professors and students of the Gymnasium Vrnjacka Banja tribune, organized on the Summer Stage and is intended for high school and primary school pupils.
22 September
"Car Free Day", with a public call to all citizens to refrain from driving cars and other motor vehicles, to walk or ride bicycles, roller-blades, scooters ... Management and employees in the Municipality of Vrnjacka Banja, employees in public companies and institutions will support this activity by their example.Professional lecture by the physiotherapist of the Special Hospital "Merkur" on the topic: "Moving to health". The lecture will be recorded and broadcast on Vrnjačka television, with the announcement of the broadcast date on the local TV station, municipal website and social networks. The lecture will be intended for all ages.
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)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
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 wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres