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 »

New OZO on-line shop

Since April 2019, Ostrava citizens can order some of the paid OZO services via a new on-line shop
30. April 2019

OZO Ostrava, city waste management company, has recently launched an electronic system for ordering selected services for citizens. This way, people can order the delivery… Read »

Another rare baby animal in Zoo Ostrava

A blue-eyed black lemur baby
28. April 2019

For three consecutive years, a female Blue-eyed black lemur has given birth to a youngling in Zoo Ostrava. She successfully raised her babies born in… Read »

Experiment with meadow grass lawns

Experiment with meadow grass lawns
26. April 2019

This year, the central city district is trying a new way of maintaining green areas in selected locations, especially in parks. The resulting meadow grass… Read »

Bikesharing has already been started

Blue bikes in Ostrava
15. April 2019

The bicycle sharing system, a popular way of getting around the city, has already been started today.  This year in Ostrava with a new supplier Nextbike Czech… Read »

Ostrava purchases more alternative drive cars

Ostrava purchases more alternative drive cars
11. April 2019

The eco-friendly fleet of the city will grow to 65 vehicles in the second half of this year. The city of Ostrava has tendered another… Read »

The Ostrava City Authority team has collected 1.3 tonnes of garbage in the country

The City Authority team is a traditional participant in the event Let's Clean Up the Czech Republic
8. April 2019

This year, they cleaned the surroundings of the Hulváky shooting range. On Saturday, April 6, a team of municipal employees led by Mayor Tomáš Macura… Read »

There is a great interest in planting in the Youth Orchard

There is a great interest in planting in the Youth Orchard
8. April 2019

Last week saw the seventh planting of trees in the Youth Orchard in the Bělský Wood in the Ostrava-Jih city district. 54 new trees were… Read »