Contact & Activities

Participating city

15.400 inhabitants

Local contact

Mesto Skalica - CVČ Skalica
Dagmar Jůzková
Námestie slobody 10
909 01 Skalica
++421 917693790

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Propagácia kampane prostredníctvom letákov, plagátov, webových stránok, informačných tabúľ a prostredníctvom sociálnych sietí počas celého týždňa (16.-22.9.)
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:
Plánovaná akcia sa neuskutoční z dôvodu aktuálnej epidemiologickej situácie COVID 19, od 20.09. 2021 je okres Skalica v bordovej fáze, kde patria prísne opatrenia znemožňujúce podujatie zrealizovať.
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
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)
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Introduction or expansion of Urban Vehicle Access Regulation Scheme
  • Enlargement of pavements
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas