Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Salaspils
25.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Kultūras nams
Agnese Reķe
Līvzemes 7
2169 Salaspils
++371 26442509

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Aktivitātes izglītības iestādēs par tēmu;
Velo brauciens pa novada jaunajiem veloceliņiem;
Velosipēda apliecības iegūšanas apmācības ar eksāmenu un apliecību saņemšanu;
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:
Uzsaukums iedzīvotājiem 22.septembrī "Diena bez auto!" - iedzīvotāji tiek aicināti atstāt savus auto mājās un pārvietoties savādāk.
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
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
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)
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Accessibilities
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
Mobility management
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas