Contact & Activities

Participating city

5.400 inhabitants

Local contact

Fredrik Svaton
Box 79
590 10 Boxholm
++46 0142-895 00

Participation 2011

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
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.
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
  • Other: Enlighten people by letting them trying out an electric bicycle
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Other: Show our appreciation for those who use public transports by giving them free gifts.
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles