Participating towns and cities

CroatiaKoprivnica, Croatia

28.580 inhabitants
Služba ureda gradonačelnika
Ivana Ledinski Cvetković
48 000 Koprivnica
(++385) 48 279-529

Participation 2016

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Koprivnica organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2016, taking into account the annual theme.

All week
European Mobility Week
16th of September, 2016
Health and mobility day
• Singing of the 2016 European mobility week Chart
• Walks down the tracks of health
• Lino playroom at the city market
• Presentation of various exercises by „Mariška“ club for the elderly people
• Belupo blood pressure measuring at Zrinski square
• Photo exhibition of the “Be IN… Be GREEN” competition at the Youth Centre
• Lecture held by the “Cyclist Trade Union” and “Bicpop Zelene Akcije” @ KKC Pixel
17th of September, 2016
Games and recreation day
• Becoming healthy through games with Lino – sport games at Zrinski square
• Healthy food fair
• “Being blind for five minutes” Blindness simulation
18th of September, 2016
Cycling and bycicle day
• “Joža Horvat” Memorial race
• “Youth as Strength of the Community” – recreational tandem bike ride for the blind along with ”Biciklin” Old timer club
19th of September, 2016
• Promotion of clean urban mobility - CIVITAS DYN@MO
• School of traffic - Let’s move
• “Reading a story: The rainbow coloured bycicle” – Fran Galović library
20th of September, 2016
“The economy in Koprivnica” day
• “Smart mobility. Strong economy.” - Lecture for seniors attending high schools in Koprivnica
• Wheelchair race of Organization for the disabled and Multiple Sclerosis Society for Koprivničko-križevačka county
• Smart waste managing
21th of September, 2016
“Green areas” day
• Garnishing green areas in “Hrvatske državnosti“ street
• Aerobics in the city park for kindergarteners
• Games on the green areas
• Pease One Day
22th of September, 2016
Car free day
• Using sports and beauty we’re taking over the city centre free of all traffic
• Presentation of sport schools
• Painting of areas free of traffic
• Car free day in companies and institutions
During the entire week:
Competition: To work without a car in companies and institutions
More detailed schedule available on City of Koprivnica’s official site:

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Koprivnica 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)
Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
Improvement and extension of the public transport network (creation of HOV lanes for public transport modes, new stops, new lines, reserved areas etc)
Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Development of new technologies to improve public transport
The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
Reduction of outside parking zones
New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Create wheelchair ramps
Lowering of pavements
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
Adoption of workplace travel plans
Adoption of school travel plans
Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
Elaboration of educational materials
Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
Permanent access restriction to city centres
Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas

Car-free day Car-free day

Koprivnica carries out a Car-Free Day 2016 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:
On 22 September Nemčićeva Street, Generalićeva Street, Svilarska Street and part of Florijanski Square will be closed for traffic from 7AM to 4PM.