Participating towns and cities

CroatiaVaraždin, Croatia

46.946 inhabitants
City of Varaždin
Snježana Galić Grozaj
Trg kralja Tomislava 1, 42 000 Varazdin, Croatia
42000 Varaždin
Varaždin already registered 7x for EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in: 2023 2022 2021 2018 2010 2009 2002

Participation 2009

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Varaždin organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2009, taking into account the annual theme.

All week
Organizirati će se dan bez automobila u užem centru za prometnice koje su u gradskoj ingerenciji 22.09.2009. godine u trajanju od 06-16 sati i taj dan će biti besplatno korištenje javnog prijevoza za cijelo područje grada.

Will be organized a day without cars in center of the city on roads that are owned by the city on 22.09.2009. for a period of 06-16 hours. That day will be free to use public transport.

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Varaždin 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 network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Development of new technologies to improve public transport
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
Elaboration of new residential areas
Create the tactile pavements
Create wheelchair ramps
Lowering of pavements
Enlargement of pavements
Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
Freight distribution
New regulations for freight distribution
Mobility management
Adoption of workplace travel plans
Adoption of school travel plans
Elaboration of educational materials
Permanent access restriction to city centres
Create systems for buses and walking trains

Car-free day Car-free day

Varaždin carries out a Car-Free Day 2009 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:
Područje koje će biti zatvoreno za automobile omeđeno je ulicama Preradovičevom, Trg bana Jelačića, Nazorovom, Vrazovom, Cesarčeva
Sve unutar tog prostora biti će obuhvaćeno akcijom.

Zone restrcted to the private car is bounded by Preradović street, Ban Jelačić square, Nazor street, Vraz street and Cesarec street.