Participating cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Banská Bystrica
79.027 inhabitants

Local contact

Department of City Promotion
Ľubica Paulínyová
Československej armády 26
974 01 Banská Bystrica
++421 048/ 4330 531

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
17 September
Osvetovo-vzdelávacie aktivity na základných školách v meste.
18 September
Osvetovo-vzdelávacie aktivity na základných školách v meste.
19 September
Verejná diskusia: "Doprav, mesto ľudia" 16,00hod. Radnica, Nám. SNP 1.
21 September
Expozícia "Cyklotriptych"- interaktívna inštalácia, spojenie zdravého pohybu a umenia. Čím viac ťaháš, tým viac interakcií.
22 September
Svetelná cyklojazda mestom- štart o 20,00hod. na Nám. SNP
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 bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
  • Launch of free-floating bike-sharing schemes
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • European Week of Sport
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)