Contact & Activities

Participating city

12.680 inhabitants

Local contact

Plan- og byggesaksavdeling
Arve Seger
Postboks 338
6802 Førde
++47 57612719

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Planlegging av nye sykkelvegar
Bompengsøknad for finansiering av nye sykkelvegar
Utbetring av sykkelinstallasjonene (parkering, tyverisikring, osv)
Utvidelses og opparbeidelse av nye turveier
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:
Langebrua og del av Langebruvegen
Sentral veg og torg i Førde sentrum utforbi Førde Rådhus
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)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas