Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Gävle
95.625 inhabitants

Local contact

Community Development
Ingegerd Krantz
Municipality of Gävle
80184 Gävle
++46 26-17 84 46

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Will be described later
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:
Norra sidan av Nygatan, mellan Kaplansgatan - Norra Kansligatan Södra sidan av Nygatan mellan Norra Skeppargatan - Norra Kansligatan
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)
  • Other: Will be described later.
Pedestrianisation
  • Other: Will be described later.
Public transport services
  • Other: Will be described later.
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Other: Will be described later.
Accessibilities
  • Other: Will be described later.
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Other: Will be described later.
Freight distribution
  • Other: Will be described later.
Mobility management
  • Other: Will be described later.