Participating towns and cities

LithuaniaKauno miestas, Lithuania

289.380 inhabitants
Strateginės komunikacijos skyrius
Laisvės al. 96, Kaunas
LT-44251 Kauno miestas
(++370) 8 800 20000

Participation 2009

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Kauno miestas 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)
Mobility management
Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places

Car-free day Car-free day

Kauno miestas 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:
The main streets in the City centre around the pedestrian street Laisvės Avenue will be closed to private cars and opened to public transport, pedestrians and non-motorized wheels on the 19th of September, 2009.