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 2009

Activities within the week Activities within the week

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

All week
- Elementary school and kindergarten children learn about climate, climate changes and environmental protection
- Promotion of the town weather station and sun clock
- Planting of new green areas
- Closing of the traffic in the town centre (2 days)

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.

Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Making a financial plan for the creation of wheelchair ramps and removal of architectonic barriers
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
Free tourist train rides with the purpose of discouraging the use of cars in the town centre
Mobility management
Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
Elaboration of educational materials

Car-free day Car-free day

Crikvenica 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:
2 streets in the town centre

10,00 a.m. - 08,00 p.m. - Closing of traffic in the town centre