Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Gjøvik
30.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Morten Strøyer Andersen
Postboks 630
2810 Gjøvik
++47 61189685

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
We are closing a street and are arranging av streetfotballtournament. In the same area Citizens can try out electric Bicycles and get information about city planning
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 facilities (parking, locks etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains