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 »

Looking for a bike sharing operator

6. November 2017

On 17 October, the City Council of Ostrava approved a public contract for the construction and operation of a bicycle sharing system, so-called bike sharing…. Read »

Perennials to refresh the roundabout

6. November 2017

The roundabout at Prokešovo Square will be newly planted with perennials and bulbous plants in the colours of the City coat-of-arms. As of this weekend,… Read »

Boilers are changed most by Ostrava’s inhabitants

27. October 2017

Ostrava’s inhabitants submitted the most applications for boiler subsidies from all towns in the Moravian-Silesian Region – a total of 451 total up to 25… Read »

City Hall employees lead by example

27. October 2017

“We chose a grove in the area of Vyškovická, Šeříkova and Lumírova streets in the Ostrava-Jih district, made up a team from Ostrava City Hall… Read »

Track absorber reduces noise

27. October 2017

Existing track of the busiest tram line in Ostrava was fitted with so-called track absorbers – a completely new and unique Czech technology for damping… Read »

Ostrava inhabitants were interested in alternative transport

27. October 2017

Visitors to the Ostrava stand were interested in the city’s activities linked to the European Mobility Week, which runs from 16 to 22 September. “Within… Read »

Let’s go to work by bike

27. October 2017

The campaign aims to inform about the benefits of sharing means of transport with other residents or employees of companies and to motivate them to… Read »