Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Boden
27.408 inhabitants

Local contact

Sara Chlot
Kyrkgatan 24
++46 92162994

Participation 2009

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
* Gratis lokaltrafik hela v 38
* Föreläsningar: Den globala skolan "schysst resande".
Kristoffer Olofsson, vikten av att använda hjälm.
* Gratis filmvisning för alla: I elfte timmen.
* Utställning inom ämnet miljö och trafiksäkerhet.
* Hela Boden i rörelse, företag, skolor och allmänheten bjuds in till Kvarnängen där man får välja om man vill gå eller springa olika banor.
* Uppmuntringspåsar kommer delas ut till de som inte väljer bilen som transportmedel.
* Lokalproducenter kommer sälja grönsaker på torget.
* Tävling: Cykla och gå till skolan
Cykla och gå till jobbet
* I stan utan min bil, vissa gator i centrum stängs av.
Carrying out a Car-Free Day event by closing one or more streets to traffic, and opening it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport. This should preferably happen on 22 September to mark your town or city as part of World Car-Free Day.
Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
Avstängning av biltrafik:
Fredag den 18/9 stängs delar av Kungsgatan och Kyrkgatan av för trafik, ej buss och räddningsfordon.
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings 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)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Other: Kommunen har en intern bilpool med idag 9 bilar
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials