Contact & Activities

Participating city

Merseyside, Liverpool
441.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Highways and Transportation
Robert Perry
Municipal Buidings, Dale St
L2 2DH Liverpool
++44 0151 223 2647

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Promotion of of the new citybike cycle hire scheme amongst local businesses with a special offer of half price corporate rate for those who sign up in the week. Twitter and Facebook promotion
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)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create the tactile pavements
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers