Třinec, Czech Republic

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Population

city: 36,401

Land area

85 km2

Population density

426 inhabitants/km2


The town of Třinec is located very close to the Polish border and also near the Slovak border with an elevation of approximately 300 m above sea level. The town is surrounded by the Beskydy mountain range, a popular place for cycling. The town itself comprises the main town built around the steel works but also incorporates a number of surrounding villages.

Modal Split

34
48
12
Year 2001

Survey method:

Trips to work, national people and household census

Year

2001

PT
Walk
Bike
Car

Contact person for Sustainable Urban Mobility Planning

Mr. Leszek Gryga

Telephone: +420558306294
Email: czleszek.grygatrinecko
City website:http://www.trinecko.cz
Political representative: Mr. Kaleta Mr. Kantor or Mrs. Hejmelova , vice mayors

Participation in previous and current EU transport related projects

  • BUMP (2014 - 2017)   (show/hide more information)
    BUMP provides city planners, environmental and technical officers in local authorities, with the knowledge and skills to plan and manage sustainable mobility in urban and peri-urban areas. Moreover, BUMP supports the most committed towns and cities to produce their own Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans.
  • CIVINET Czech and Slovak Republics

Status of the Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan

Two city officers took part in BUMP training in spring 2014.

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