Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Linköping
153.500 inhabitants

Local contact

Municipality
Jafer Zeeshan
Linköpings kommun
581 81 Linköping
++46 13-29 40 38

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Stora torget, Linköping.
- Informing people about Mobility week focusing safe walking and cycling and sustainable mode of transportation.
- Cykel service will be helping people to fix their bicycle - For example: checking and fixing brakes, giving oil to chain and other necessary safety related tips.
- Offering travelers/passersby fika ( Fair trade coffee & chocolate).
- Showing and offering to test electric bicyle, cargo electric bicyle and folding bicyle.
17 September
Garnisonen, Linköping.
- Informing about Mobility week focusing safe walking and cycling and sustainable mode of transportation.
- Cykel service will be helping people to fix their bikes. For example: checking and fixing brakes, giving oil to chain and other necessary safety related tips.
- Offering travelers/passersby fika (Fair trade coffee & chocolate)
- Showing and offering to test electric bicyle, cargo electric bicyle and folding bicyle
18 September
Location: Linköpings University
- Informing students/teachers/visitors about Mobility week focusing safe walking and cycling and sustainable mode of transportation.
- Offering students/teachers/researchers (ecological bananas).
- Showing and offering to test electric bicyle, cargo electric bicyle and folding bicyle
19 September
Linköpings Ressecentrum
We will be starting the day by organizing and encouraging activities together with Östgötatrafiken and neighbouring cities (Norrköping, Mjölby and Trånas, ). We have hired a local orchestra band that will travel along these regional cities via public transport (train & bus) singing songs and distributing flyers and reflexers about european mobility week. And we will be standing at main bus and train station (place we call it resecentrum) in our respective cities in order to:
- Informing about Mobility week focusing safe walking and cycling and sustainable mode of transportation.
- Offering travelers/passersby ecological breakfast bags (fruit+sandwich+juice).
20 September
Mjärdevi, Linköping.
Informing about Mobility week focusing safe walking and cycling and sustainable mode of transportation.
- Offering travelers/passersby ecological breakfast bags (fruit+sandwich+juice).
- After lunch Cykel service will be helping employees/ passersby at Mjärdevi to fix their bicyles - For example: checking and fixing brakes, giving oil to chain and other necessary safety related tips.
- Showing and offering to test electric bicyle, cargo electric bicyle and folding bicyle
- Companies in Mjärdevi also encourage employees to have a car-free day this day.
Implementing one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.
Permanent measures implemented this year:
New or improved bicycle facilities
  • Improvement of bicycle network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
  • Launch of free-floating bike-sharing schemes
  • Other: We are in the process of creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc in different parts of city.
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport network (creation of HOV lanes for public transport modes, new stops, new lines, reserved areas etc)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Launch of accessibility plans
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
  • Mobility as a Service (MaaS)
  • Testing automated vehicles
Freight distribution
  • Introducing cargo bikes
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas