Oct 31, 2019
Changes to Prague public transport in autumn and winter
Prague’s integrated public transport system will soon undergo several changes. The development of the D metro line and new tram lines, large-capacity, convenient and comfortable transport, remains a priority. As regards bus lines, the city of Prague is preparing to adjust timetables in response to occupancy issues, especially in the quiet months of January and February, in order to make bus transport more effective.
Oct 20, 2019
Bio-waste of plant origin
Prague plans to expand the collection of plant-based bio-waste. Citizens who recycle bio-waste will save money. Bio-waste of plant origin currently accounts for up to 40% of mixed municipal waste in the Czech metropolis.
Oct 10, 2019
Final farewell to Karel Gott
Up to 300,000 people are expected to come to Žofín Palace in Prague to pay their final respects to Karel Gott this Friday. Masarykovo Embankment, which is close to the venue, will be pedestrianised. The Office of the Government of the Czech Republic will work with the police, the army and Prague City Hall for the smooth organisation of the event.
Sep 30, 2019
City of Prague acknowledges blood donors at Prague Symphony Orchestra (FOK) gala concert
The Czech capital wants to thank blood donors by inviting them to the first of three Prague Symphony Orchestra (FOK) concerts at the end of September. City representatives and representatives of the Czech Red Cross Regional Organisation (CRC) will also receive the Jánský Gold Medal, which is traditionally given to donors who give blood 40 times. Subsequent concerts are scheduled for February and May next year.
Sep 22, 2019
New cycling paths in Prague
Prague councillors have agreed to support the financing of the project preparation and partial creation of new routes for cyclists and pedestrians in northeast Prague. Districts 14, 18, 19, and 20, as well as Čakovice, Satalice and Vinoř, will plan to connect existing cycle paths by slightly adjusting field roads and third-class roads to create a unified and efficient network.
Aug 30, 2019
The newly reconstructed Květnice Garden is ready to welcome visitors to Petřín
The Environmental Protection Department of Prague City Hall was in charge of repairing a neglected part of Květnice Garden, costing 2.8 million CZK. The garden is part of Petřín Park (Petřínské sady) and is located above Nebozízek in the proximity of the Rose Orchard (Růžový sad).
Aug 19, 2019
Reconstruction of the well house in Hvězda Game Reserve
Aug 3, 2019
Revitalisation in Central Park in Chodov is completed
The revitalisation of the western part of Central Park in Chodov, Prague 11, carried out by ‘Lesy hl. m. Prahy’ (Prague City Forests) since spring 2018, was completed recently.
Jul 30, 2019
Prague launches a campaign informing tourists of the rules in the city at night
From the end of September, a campaign is taking place in the streets of Prague that will focus on the rules and regulations tourists need to follow in the Czech capital. The campaign is organised by Prague City Tourism in cooperation with the Night Mayor Jan Štern. It will focus on the behaviour of tourists in the most problematic parts of the town. Next year, it will be followed up by a long-term campaign that will specifically target tourists, thanks to the results of the STEM / MARK agency's survey on the behaviour of tourists in Prague at night.
Jul 24, 2019
Traffic information: Closure of the Švehlova – Průběžná underpass
From the 25th of July at 4:30am to the 25th of August 2019, the underpass from Švehlova to Průběžná will be completely closed for all forms of transport, including pedestrians.