Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Eskilstuna
103.684 inhabitants

Local contact

Town Planning Department
Sabina Dernelid
Stadsbyggnadsförvaltningen, Trafikavdelningen, 631 86 Eskilstuna
++46 016-7107682

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
"Park(erings)veckan anordnas under veckan vilket innebär att vi låter "parkera" blommor, buskar, träd etc på bilparkeringsplats.

Vi låter allmänheten prova på ECO-drive körsimulator.
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)
  • 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
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas