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Participating city

22.300 inhabitants

Local contact

Építési és Műszaki Iroda
György Szabó
Kossuth tér 1.
5300 Karcag
++36 59-500-621

Participation 2010

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.
Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
A Kossuth-tér (34101-es jelű bekötőút) Madarasi út-Kálvin utca kereszteződésétől a Dózsa György u. 1. számig.
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)
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Enlargement of pavements
Mobility management
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains