Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Grodzisk Mazowiecki
43.277 inhabitants

Local contact

Communication Department of the Municipal Office
Aneta Caban
ul. T. Kościuszki 32A, 05-825 Grodzisk Mazowiecki, Poland
++48 224634616

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
- 16-22/09/2017: the time for renting a Grodzisk Mazowiecki public bike free of charge will be increased from 20 minutes (the regular free of charge period) to 60 minutes (during the European Mobility Week)
- on 24/09/2017: an Energy Day will be organized, including a conference on Energy Efficiency for local governments and the demonstration of ecological vehicles (e-bikes, cargo bikes, e-car)
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:
- on September 22nd 2017 in Grodzisk Mazowiecki the public bus system will be available to the citizens free of charge
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • 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
More details on permanent measures:

- improvement of cycling infrastructure: new cycling path along the Nadarzyńska Street will be presented to the public
- improvement of infrastructure: the sidewalks along the Bartniaka Streek have been renovated, the street itself has new traffic calming measures
- extension of creation of new greenways: a wholly new system of pedestrian paths around the Stawy Walczewskiego recreational park has been created
- speed reduction programmes in zones near schools: an elevated crossing space has been created next to a kindergarten in the Kopernika Street