Contact & Activities

Participating city

16.500 inhabitants

Local contact

Sven-åke Svensson
Eksjö kommun
57580 Eksjö
++46 38136208

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Information/demonstration on the Town Square in Eksjö, 22 sept.
- Flexible-fuel vehicles
- Public transport - (bus)
- Driving School (eco-driving)
- Cycle tracks
- Bicycles and equipments for bicycles
- Walking (The Path of Health, leave the car och take a walk)
- The week of health
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)
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials