Participating towns and cities

KazakhstanAlmaty, Kazakhstan

1.800.000 inhabitants
Yelena Yerzakovich
Dzhambula 111/77, Almaty, Kazakhstan
Almaty already registered 4x for EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in: 2019 2018 2017 2016

Participation 2017

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Almaty 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
Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Enlargement of pavements
Launch of accessibility plans
Mobility management
Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders

Car-free day Car-free day

Almaty carries out a Car-Free Day 2017 and closes off one or more streets to traffic, and opens it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport.