New open-air classroom will make learning fun

On Friday 14 June, an unusual new outdoor teaching space was used for the first time in a city centre park.
18. June 2019

The “Open-Air Classroom” project, based in a small park just a couple of blocks away from Ostrava’s City Hall (Park Československých letců), was one of… Read »

The Black Meadow Community Park

A community resource for citizens
3. June 2019

The Black Meadow Community Park – at the site of the former market near Ostrava’s exhibition centre – has recently been re-opened. This is one… Read »

City will make the Ostravice footpath wheelchair-accessible

The right bank of the Ostravice River is gradually turning into a pleasant and cultivated place.
20. May 2019

The footpath above the river by the Miloš Sýkora Bridge will now become accessible for wheelchairs. The city will also build a viewing platform and… Read »

Science Faculty research project explores ways of revitalizing Ostrava’s slag-heaps

New research project of the University of Ostrava
14. May 2019

Biologists and geomorphologists from the Science Faculty at the University of Ostrava are launching a unique new research project focusing on Ostrava’s slag-heaps – the… Read »

This year’s ‘Green Light for Poruba’ participative budget has been launched

This year’s ‘Green Light for Poruba’ participative budget has been launched
13. May 2019

The 2019 system brings several changes, including an increase in the overall budget and the division into two separate categories. The Municipal District of Poruba… Read »

New art will enliven public spaces

9. May 2019

Public spaces in Ostrava will be enlivened by new art installations during the course of this year. Ten projects funded via the City’s public space… Read »

Former parish garden in the centre of Ostrava to be revitalized

Former parish garden in the centre of Ostrava to be revitalized
2. April 2019

The garden, where the city fortifications used to be in the past and whose remains are still visible, will undergo a total revitalization. The higher… Read »

Ostrava Will Have an Architectural Studio

Ostrava Will Have an Architectural Studio
25. March 2019

Development of high-quality architecture and urbanism in Ostrava – this is the goal of the City Spatial Planning and Architecture Studio (MAPPA), whose establishment was… Read »

Landscape Festival Ostrava 2019 Will Reveal New Facets of the City

Landscape Festival Ostrava 2019 Will Reveal New Facets of the City
18. February 2019

This year, Ostrava will host an exciting event focusing on urban landscapes and public space: LANDSCAPE FESTIVAL OSTRAVA 2019. The festival will last from late May/early June to… Read »

Ostrava Plans a New Promenade next to the river

Ostrava Plans a New Promenade next to the river
30. January 2019

The area around two new university buildings to be built behind Antonín Dvořák Theater will become more beautiful. The road that separates the future university campus from the… Read »