Participating cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Chojnów
14.500 inhabitants

Local contact

Urząd Miejski
Jadwiga Malik
pl. Zamkowy 1
59-225 Chojnów
++48 76 8186684 w.110

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

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.
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:
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles