Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Aarhus
320.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Technical Department, Urban Development and Mobility
Gustav Friis
Kalkværksvej 10
8000 Aarhus C
++45 41 85 93 63

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Three events planned to address "Smart mobility" target groups:

18th September 2014: Local afternoon market in a suburb to Aarhus. The location, Beder-Malling will be a test site for the project to investigate how to change travel behaviours in a suburb of app. 10,000 inhabitants living 10 kilometres from the city centre. The local market will be organised with the local community. During three days of the mobility week a road section will be partly closed to see how it is working if it had a cycling path.

19th September 2014: "Sharing the Street campaign (Do the Right Mix) wwith the eco council on a central square in the city.

21st September 2014: Children's bike race. A small but fun bike race for children in a housing estate in near the centre of Aarhus. The event is co-organised by the cycling city Aarhus project.