Participating towns and cities

Norway Fredrikstad (City of Fredrikstad) , Norway

78.000 inhabitants
Department for Culture, Environement and City developement
Anne Skauen
Town Hall of Fredrikstad PB 1405, 1602 City of Fredrikstad
(++47) 95912552
Fredrikstad (City of Fredrikstad) already registered 9x for EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in: 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009

Participation 2015

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Fredrikstad (City of Fredrikstad) organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2015, taking into account the annual theme.

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Fredrikstad (City of Fredrikstad) implements one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.

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 bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
Improvement and extension of the public transport network (creation of HOV lanes for public transport modes, new stops, new lines, reserved areas etc)
Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Development of new technologies to improve public transport
The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
Reduction of outside parking zones
Create park and ride stations
Create the tactile pavements
Lowering of pavements
Enlargement of pavements
Launch of accessibility plans
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
Adoption of school travel plans
Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
Elaboration of educational materials
Create systems for buses and walking trains
Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
Further info
Indoor cyclepark in busterminal. Room for 70 bikes. Free of charge if you travel by bus. This is a cooperation between Torvbyen (Shopping Centre), Kirkens Bymisjon (NGO) and Sykkelbyen Nedre Glomma (City of Fredrikstad and County of Østfold)

Car-free day Car-free day

Fredrikstad (City of Fredrikstad) carries out a Car-Free Day 2015 and closes off one or more streets to traffic, and opens it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport.