Contact & Activities

Participating city

9.393 inhabitants

Local contact

Åsa Albertsson
Emmaboda kommun Box 54
361 21 EMMABODA Emmaboda
++46 471 24 90 79

Participation 2010

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Tisdag 21 september
Utställning befintliga, påbörjade och planerade gång- och cykelvägar.
Visa cyklar, cykelutrustning

Onsdag 22 september
Cykelservice på biblioteket

Två gator blir tillfälligt gångfartsgator

Will be completed later
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:
Nygatan och Järnvägsgatan
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
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create wheelchair ramps
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)