Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Шабац ()
120.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Public company ''Infrastruktura Šabac''
Bojan Alimpić
st. Karađorđeva 27/2
15000 Šabac
++381 643545602

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
20 September
Press conference with introduction of EMW with the Mayor of the city of Sabac. Signing of the charter for EMW and informing the public about activities during this week. Visit the elementary school and give educational brochures to children. Educational brochures are about traffic rules and how to behave when they participate in traffic. This activity was supported by the Local council for safety in traffic of the City of Sabac.
21 September
Presentation of permanent measures taken by the City. Road rebuild and safety installations in rural school areas. Slow bumpers, and new signages. Villages of Bogosavac and Dobric. During this year the Town assembly voted to accept SUMP for the city of Sabac. Short press interviews about those topics.
22 September
Day without traffic. The City Major will arrive at work by walking and while he does that he`ll have an interview about healthy habits. Aim is to promote healthy and sustainable ways of transport. During this day the central street that passes by the pedestrian zone will be closed for cars. It will be allowed for public transport to pass through and there will be kids promoters on rollers to promote EMW.
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:
Masarik Street from Museum to Triumf mall building. City center.
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
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • 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
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)