Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Pljevlja ()
31.060 inhabitants

Local contact

Nermina Bašić-Škrijelj
Kralja Petra I 48,
84210 Pljevlja
++382 68801214

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
The opening ceremony - kick off event, includes presentation of the activity within the week, introduction of donors, organizers, partners. Publishing of the Video contest for young (15-30) for the best story regarding the theme "Walk with us". The award ceremony will be arranged during Car free day.
During the opening ceremony the parking for the bicycles will be installed in the center of the town.
17 September
Panel discussion "Measures of urban mobility" - Participants experts in the field of mobility measures, representatives of local public authorities, utility companies, civil society organisations and others. The aim of the Panel is to recommend the way that local public authorities can make for sustainable Urban mobility action plan.
18 September
Campaign on social networks, promoting the Contest and the web site www.pljevlja.me
19 September
Workshops for school kids "Walking and cycling - fanny, healthy and secure!- two workshops for school kids from the urban and rural school regarding the good things about the walking and cycling, the workshops include the distribution of promotional materials regarding to the topic.
20 September
Permanent measures day! The activities within Permanent measures day includes marking the pedestrian crossing in the front of the kindergarten Public preschool "Eko bajka" and installation of vertical signaling near the elementary school in the suburbs .
22 September
Car free day! - Promotion of the newly constructed pedestrian zone in the Kralja Petra I street and closing for traffic the main street. During the day the Kralja Petra I street will be opened for pedestrians and cyclists. For the purpose of promotion the installation of the the selfie spot and the urban outdoor furniture for pedestrians. The visitors will be able to make funny photos during the day.
During the car free day several events will be organised: Public talk "Walk with us" where the medical specialist will give lecture to the public regarding the healthy side of walking and cycling.
The schools first aid teams will demonstrate the exercise "Helping injured pedestrians in a traffic accident".
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:
Kralja Petra I street (situated in the centre of the town) will be closed during the day for traffic and will be opened for pedestrians, cyclists.
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)
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Launch of accessibility plans
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • European Week of Sport
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)