Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Tyresö
44.281 inhabitants

Local contact

Environmental and Traffic unit
Petri Palkki
Marknadsgränd 2
135 81 Tyresö
++46 8 5782 9114

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
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)
Public transport services
  • Other: Extention of bus stop.
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Other: creation of drop-off points for children a bit from school so the traffic will reduce outside the school
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
Mobility management
  • Other: biking and walking competition fot the municipal staff