Participating towns and cities

UkraineKyiv, Ukraine

2.963.500 inhabitants
Department of Transport Infrastructure of the Kyiv City Administ
Stanislav Klymenko
Ukraine, Kyiv city, Leontovycha street, 6
(++380) 0999710708
Kyiv already registered 10x for EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in: 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012

Participation 2013

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Kyiv organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2013, taking into account the annual theme.

All week
1. Cycling-Friendly Employer Contest among local offices
2. Movie screenings of environmental and cycling-related documentaries
3. Development, presentation and public discussion of a START project - pilot project to develop cycling infrastructure in one city district
4. Cycling rides and city tours
5. Pedestrian area over the weekend

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Kyiv 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)
Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Mobility management
Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)

Car-free day Car-free day

Kyiv carries out a Car-Free Day 2013 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:
For September 21-22 part of Bohdana Khmelnytskogo St. will be closed for traffic. The area will be full of promotion, education and recreation activities including:
- dancing
- recycling craft master classes
- various master classes and activities for children and adults
- playground for children
- award of the Cycling-Friendly Employer contest

Cycling ride will finish in this area too.

Information on the pilot cycling project will be presented to public.