City Changers met in Ostrava

6. December 2017

Together with winter weather comes the period when Ostrava, as well as other bigger cities, is beginning to worry about smog situations. Therefore, the City… Read »

Elephant Collection

Elephant Collection raised almost CZK 880 thousand!
6. December 2017

The City Assembly of Ostrava approved the transfer of the last part of the collection, announced by the Ostrava Zoo in April 2014, to an… Read »

Smart Metering project was awarded

Ostrava Waterworks' smart measuring was awarded the Smart City Innovations Institute award
24. November 2017

Winning projects selected by a special jury for the SMART CITIES OF THE FUTURE contest were announced on 22 November 2017 at the residence of… Read »

The ‘Trees of Freedom’ campaign

23. November 2017

Trees live for hundreds of years, symbolically providing the roots that unite future generations. Since time immemorial, people have rested and relaxed with trees, used… Read »

Interest in replacing boilers lasts

23. November 2017

House-owners in Ostrava have submitted a total 527 applications for subsidies to fund the installation of new boilers since the second call for applications was… Read »

Energy Savings and Policy of Climatic Changes

Energy Savings and Policy of Climatic Changes, Carbon Footprint
23. November 2017

21 and 22 November closed a cycle of workshops in Ostrava held on the topic of “Energy Savings and Policy of Climatic Changes, Carbon Footprint,”… Read »

Ostrava has been accepted as an EGC 2020 Applicant

11. November 2017

We would like to inform you, that the City of Ostrava Application to become the 2020 European Green Capital has been validated and accepted. Applications… Read »

New Dragonfly Hunter app developed by Ostrava scientists

9. November 2017

A new app created by scientists at the University of Ostrava enables users to recognize different species of dragonfly, learn more about their lives, and… Read »

Conference in Ostrava focuses on new trends in water management

8. November 2017

On 7–8 November, Ostrava is hosting a major conference: Ostrava Water and Sewer Management 2017, organized for the fifteenth time by the Czech Association for… Read »

Prizes for Ostrava for the Smart Town Hall

6. November 2017

In the Smart City Hall competition, Ostrava scored in four projects. Two first prizes were awarded for the FajnOVA project and for contactless payment cards… Read »