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 2016

Activities within the week Activities within the week

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

The week includes bike tours around the city, Bike to Work Day and Award Ceremony for the Cycling-Friendly Office Contest. On the weekend the city will close a very congested block for traffic and transform it into a pedestrian zone. EMW will be a test and the city hopes to continue the practice for all weekends.

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 network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
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)

Car-free day Car-free day

Kyiv 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:
Besarabskyi passage and part of Sagaydachnoko St. will be closed for traffic over the weekend.