Parking Space Management in Krakow

By Claus Köllinger / Updated: 03 Sep 2019

For years the Polish City of Krakow has been employing the principles behind Sustainable Urban Mobility Planning.

Parking Space Management plays an important role and is the backbone of a classic push&pull approach to one of the major issues faced within urban areas; how to avoid losing too much valuable urban space to parking for private cars, help prevent air pollution and congestion without hindering access to urban areas.

The paradigm shift in transport planning from a car orientation towards giving back public space to people is a shining example for similar cities in central and eastern Europe. Check out what are the success factors from Krakow and how their approach could be transferred to your city.

The video is available with subtitles, too:

English version

Polish version

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