Participating towns and cities

CroatiaCrikvenica, Croatia

9.980 inhabitants
Silvia Crnić
Kralja Tomislava 85
51260 Crikvenica
Crikvenica already registered 10x for EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in: 2023 2022 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007

Participation 2008

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Crikvenica organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2008, taking into account the annual theme.

All week
In the scope of this year's EMW, the Town of Crikvenica will organise a visit of elementary school children to the local seed plot and organise a lecture on importance of trees and plants for the ozone layer and clean air; every child will get a plant. There will be walks in fresh air and physical exercises for citizens in parks. Also, an exhibition of children's drawings will be displayed in Town Gallery with the topic "Green Lungs of My Town". The main activity which is dedicated to this year's main theme, Clean Air for All, relates to planting of 120 indigenous trees by the citizens in the area of four settlements comprising the Town of Crikvenica.

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.

Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Extension or creation of new greenways
Mobility management
Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
Elaboration of educational materials
Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders

Car-free day Car-free day

Crikvenica carries out a Car-Free Day 2008 and closes off one or more streets to traffic, and opens it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport.

Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
It is an area by the coast, in the very centre of the town.