Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Wrocław ()
650.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Biuro Zrównoważonej Mobilności
Łukasz Blądek
plac Nowy targ 1-8
50-141 Wrocław
++48 71 777 87 00

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Public Transport Open Day, September, 16th – tram depot visit, tram driving lessons, trips to buses depots and to ecological picnic „Be EKO” will be offered to public.
Krupnicza street feast, September, 17th - the street will be transformed into a pedestrian zone (from 11:00 till 17:00) with a lot of activities including a show for preschoolers “The Joyful Travel” held in a bus. Bus and tram stops will be greened by temporary solutions enabling visitors to take away parts of it at the end of the day. Friends of Public Transport Club and Vertigo Jazz Club & Restaurant will invite for a ride on antique tram.
The Tourist and Bike Information Center, Bike Cafe and Bike Garage will open a bike marking spot, Hultaj will assist the bike repairing.
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, 22th the public transportation and public rental bikes will be free for all users. During the evening and the whole night, citizens will have the opportunity of a journey on antique.
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • 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
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • 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
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Create new platforms for freight transfer
  • Other: Partnershio to Opticities project
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace 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
  • 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
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
  • Other: Development of systems and equipment for air quality measuring near intersections
More details on permanent measures:

The annual monitoring of the Sustainable Mobility Policy is based on 32 factors and indicators