Participating towns and cities

CroatiaCrikvenica, Croatia

Population:
10.004 inhabitants
Department:
Department for Social Services and Local Self-Government
Contact:
Ana Buterin
Kralja Tomislava 85
51260 Crikvenica
(++385) 912424733
Crikvenica already registered 9x for EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in: 2022 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007

Participation 2007

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Crikvenica organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2007, taking into account the annual theme.

1. Bicycle and in-line skate races for young people and families with the goal of raising the awareness of a healthier lifestyle
2. Promotion of walking, skating and cycling as opposed to using motor vehicles
3. Opening of a photographic contest "The Most Beautiful Green Areas of My Town" with the goal of raising ecological awareness,
4. Series of lectures on environmentally responsible and healthier lifestyle
5. Promotional activities of local traffic police and Fire Department etc.

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Crikvenica implements one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.

New or improved bicycle facilities
Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Bicycle races for all generations
Pedestrianisation
Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Public transport services
The development of accessible transport services for all
Promotion of ecological vehicles
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
Setting of speed reduction boards near high school and elementary schools
Accessibilities
Enlargement of pavements
Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Presentation of the programme for people with disabilities
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
Mobility management
Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
Elaboration of educational materials
Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas

Car-free day Car-free day

Crikvenica carries out a Car-Free Day 2007 and closes off one or more streets to traffic, and opens it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport.