Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Upplands Bro
29.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Tekniska avdelningen _ Samhällsbyggnadskontoret
Afsaneh Kasiri
Tekniska avdelningen, Samhällsbyggnadskontoret
Upplands-Bro kommun, 196 81 Kungsängen
++46 858169623

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
*Trafikkalendern.se, nationell cykelutmaning: många elever blir dagligen skjutsade till skolan, i denna tävling blir eleverna engagerade och mer medvetna om vikten att ta sig till skolan med cykel eller till fots, istället för med bil.

* Skolvägsplan: 1) uppmuntra elever och personal att cykla eller gå till skolan 2) öka skolvägarnas trafiksäkerhet 3) säkrare avlämning- och hämtningsplatser .
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
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
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)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains