Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

46.946 inhabitants

Local contact

City of Varaždin
Marijana Cindric
Trg kralja Tomislava 1, 42 000 Varazdin, Croatia
++385 99 2414588

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
17:00 - 17:15 h Predstavljanje Odjela logistike i održive mobilnosti, te njihovo učlanjenje u Europsku mrežu sveučilišta za održivu mobilnost (U-MOB LIFE) Krešimir Buntak (Sveučilište Sjever)-promocija mobilnosti
17:15 - 18:30 PANEL rasprava: Varaždin – održivi promet 2021-2030 Voditelj: Ante Klečina -promocija mobilnosti
17 September
16:00 - 16:15 KLAMERICA - postavljanje parkinga - predstavnici Grada Varaždina - trajna mjera
17:00 - 20:00 BIC-POPRAVLJAONA Trg Slobode Udruga Varaždinski biciklisti
20:00 - 21:30 KINO - The Human Scale (2012) - dokumentarac
21:30 - 23:00 KINO - Breaking Away (1979) - komedija ili Premium Rush (2012) - akcija
18 September
09:00 - 10:00 Predstavljanje EKO vozila Trg Slobode Hrvoje Magdić
10:00 - 11:00 BEJBI-BAJK-TRKA Trg Slobode Udruga Varaždinski biciklisti
10:00 - 20:00 BIC-POPRAVLJAONA / Ulična Radiona Trg Slobode Udruga Varaždinski biciklisti
19 September
- Cargo-bike DJ Trg Slobode Udruga Varaždinski biciklisti
10:00 - 11:00 KRITIČNA MASA BICIKLISTA Ulice grada Udruga Varaždinski biciklisti
11:00 - 11:30 Predavanje: To be, or not to be...Copenhagen Trg Slobode Udruga Varaždinski biciklisti
11:30 - 12:00 Predavanje: Kako do biciklističke mreže Trg Slobode Udruga Varaždinski biciklisti
20 September
17:00 – 17:15 Predavanje: Hallerova aleja – shared space zona -Sveučilište Sjever
17:15 - 17:30 Predavanje: Integrirani prijevoz putnika Županijska palača Sveučilište Sjever
17:30 - 18:30 PANEL rasprava: Kučanska rampa Županijska palača Voditelj panela: Predrag Brlek, Sveučilište Sjever
21 September
17:00 - 17:15 Predavanje: Pametni gradovi – primjeri dobre prakse u HR
17:15 - 17:30 Predavanje: Održiva mobilnost i sigurnost prometa: Primjeri švicarske dobre prakse
17:30 - 17:45 Predavanje: Potreba izrade i provedbe planova održive urbane mobilnosti
17:45 - 18:00 Predavanje: Održiva gradska logistika
18:00 - 18:30 Predavanje: Zelena infrastruktura, Arhitektonski fakultet
22 September
00:00 - 24:00 Car Free Day Trg Slobode - zatvaranje za promet motornih vozila Trga slobode u Varaždinu
09:00 - 10:00 Predstavljanje EKO vozila
10:00 - 11:00 Program za vrtićku populaciju Trg Slobode, provođenje preventivnih aktivnosti, igra na ulici - Policijska uprava Varaždin; ZŠUG, HAK
11:00 - 12:00 Program za školsku populaciju Trg Slobode, provođenje preventivnih aktivnosti - Policijska uprava Varaždin; ZŠUG, HAK
12:00 - 22:00 Slobodni programi na ulici, glazba... Trg Slobode Udruga Varaždinski biciklisti
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:
Trg slobode
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
  • Launch of free-floating bike-sharing schemes
  • 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)
  • 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
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Introduction or expansion of Urban Vehicle Access Regulation Scheme
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
  • Mobility as a Service (MaaS)
  • Testing automated vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Create new platforms for freight transfer
  • Introducing cargo bikes
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas