Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Varberg
60.480 inhabitants

Local contact

Hamn- och gatuförvaltningen
Karin Nyberg
Varberg kommun
Östra Långgatan 18
43245 Varberg
++46 702-983 90 82

Participation 2012

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Skolkampanj för elever i årskurs 4-6. Samlar poäng genom att cykla, gå eller åka buss till skolan samt göra övningar i skolan. Utmaningen heter "På Egna Ben" och pågår 10/9-12/10.

Min bästa cykelsemester - tävling på cykelsajten Bara Fördelar. Vinnare utses och anslås under Trafikantveckan.

Deltagande i mässan "hemma är bäst" med monter som fokuserar på årets tema för Trafikantveckan.
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • 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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns