Participating cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Žilina
85.425 inhabitants

Local contact

oddelenie mobility / odbor dopravy
Ľuboš Slebodník
Námestie obetí komunizmu, 01131 Žilina
++421 908918972

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
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:
V sobotu 20.septembra bude pre automobilovú dopravu "uzavretá" a pre ľudí "otvorená"časť ulice Veľká Okružná. Na nej budú prebiehať rôzne podujatia pre deti aj dospelých (hry, koncerty, predstavenia bicyklových akrobatov, skateboardistov...bude tu inštalovaná kaviareň, bar, čitáreň).
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)