Participating cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

168.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Uladzimir Zuyeu
Lenin pl., 2, Baranovichy 225409 Belarus
++375 298445504

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
in the city according to the new general plan there takes place improvement of a road network and creation of conditions for development of environmently friendly transport
Carrying out a Car-Free Day event by closing one or more streets to traffic, and opening it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport. This should preferably happen on 22 September to mark your town or city as part of World Car-Free Day.
Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
blv Stokkerau
Implementing one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.
Permanent measures implemented this year:
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)
  • Other: Installation of new bicycle parking about public buildings and shopping centers.
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
  • Other: Improvement of a common ground of walking paths and transport ways.
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)
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Other: Improvement of the schedule of public transport. Diversification of passenger service
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Other: Development of network of public parkings
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Other: Improvement of ways of access to an object of people with disabilities. reduction of height of barriers at the movement of cyclists.
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Other: increase in number of cars with electric or combined engines
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
  • Other: education concerning mobility at schools of the city