Contact & Activities

Participating city

Yalova Belediyesi
276.050 inhabitants

Local contact

Süleymanbey Mahallesi Cumhuriyet Caddesi Karizma İş Merkezi No:3 Kat:4
++90 05327065497

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
22 September
Otomobilsiz Yaşam Günü Etkinliği Kutlamaları ve Yalova Belediyesi Bisiklet Yollarının Güncel ve Planlanan Durumu Hakkında Etkinlik
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
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Create new platforms for freight transfer