Contact & Activities

Participating city

27.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Gunilla Jonsson
Bollnäs kommun
Box 1020
821 11 Bollnäs

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
We will start up a permanent working-method named "Traffic-smart school". The purpose is to work together with parents, teachers and others and the goal is to get a more healthier and safe environment near all our schools.

Vi ska starta upp en permanent arbetsmetod benämnd Trafiksmarta skolor. Syftet är att arbeta tillsammans med föräldrar, lärare och andra och målet är att få en hälsosammare och säkrare miljö nära alla våra skolor.
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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Lowering of pavements
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres