Contact & Activities

Participating city

32.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Tekniska kontoret
Ruth Meyer
Box 74
18211 Danderyd
++46 856891226

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Thursday, September 18 Danderyd Municipality organizes a cycle day to encourage sustainable travel and the use of the bicycle as transportation.
An activity day, 19.09, for local schools grade F-6 will be conducted with a focus on road safety and cycling.

Torsdagen den 18:e september arrangerar Danderyds kommun en cykeldag för att uppmuntra hållbart resande och användningen av cykeln som färdmedel.
En aktivitetsdag, 19/9, för kommunens skolor årskurs f-6 kommer att genomföras med inriktning på trafiksäkerhet och cykling.
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
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Launch of accessibility plans
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas