Contact & Activities

Participating city

48.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Agency for Planning and Building Services
Geir Steinar Hanssen
8000 BODØ
++47 75555358

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
During the week there will be activities in town, at the school (how get the children safety to school), in kindergarten (draw-competition whith contents "Clear air for all"), at the university. For more permanent activities we implement "student- and youthticket"
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)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Lowering of pavements
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders