Contact & Activities

Participating city

33.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Department of Sustainable Development
Nina Ramsauer
Falköpings Kommun
Stadshuset, S:t Sigfridsgatan 9
++46 0515885140

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Walk or cycling to school.
Information about local bus lines.
Information about biogas cars.
Study trips to biogas production site and biogas station.
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:
Town centre (square)
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:
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns