Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Tralee
22.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Capital Infrastructure Unit
Eoghan O'Brien
Princes Street, Tralee, Co. Kerry
++353 0667191300

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Working with the local schools on mobility days during the week with five primary schools participating. KCC promoting a car free day event on the 22nd- posters and advertising through the local media encouraging alternative transport usage to the car.
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials