Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Pančevo
110.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Sekretarijat za zaštitu životne sredine
Gordana Vlajić
Trg kralja Petra I, 2-4
++381 65 343 96 99

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
16.9. "Pancevo is in Europe", launching EMW in local media, press conference
17.9. "Come down to the river", sailing on the Tamis, rollers, cyclists, walkers along the river banks
18.9. "A street has more faces, no. 1." Closing one of the major streets, organizing open air events
19.9. "Pancevo, this is when you come back", press conference and workshop in Tourist organization of Pancevo, promotion of "green Pancevo"
20.9. :BICIKLOFON - For smart phone charging" (special bicycle who produce electricity for charging phones).
21.9. "Smart future of Pancevo", Promotion of "Spartacus" - multi functional device for practicing cycling, walking, etc.
22.9. "A street has more faces, no. 2"- Car free day, closing streets in the city centre.
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:
Car free day will be organized on 2 days in the week
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)
  • Other: Construction of 6,8 km paths in the city centre, constructing 3 "BICIKLOFON" devices, for charging mobile phones by "pedaling"
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)
  • 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
  • Other: Development of river public transport by introduction of 2 "catamarans", and intermodality with cycling
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Other: Developing system "Island for sustainable traffic", a project initiated and financed by city of Ravena, to promote electrical vehicles, with the first recharging station in Serbia
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials