Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Reykjavik
120.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Department of Environment and Planning
Björg Helgadóttir
Borgartun 12-14
105 Reykjavik
++354 4118902

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
16. sept. Hjólaráðstefnan Hjólum til framtíðar
17. sept. Laugardagshjólaferð
18. sept. Allir út á göngu- og hjólastíga borgarinnar og njóta samveru með fjölskyldunni
19. sept. Opnun á hjólastíg - Bústaðavegur
20. sept. Málþing - BikeMaps og Hjólum.is í Ráðhúsi Reykjavíkur
21. sept. Fræðslufyrirlestur - Hjólreiðar og bætt heilsa
21. sept. Afhending á Samgönguviðurkenningu Reykjavíkur
22. sept. Frítt í strætó á frídegi bílsins

Auglýsingar í borgarstöndum (svipaðir AFA auglýsingaskýlunum hjá Strætó) og útvarpsauglýsingar.
Carrying out a Car-Free Day event by closing one or more streets to traffic, and opening it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport. This should preferably happen on 22 September to mark your town or city as part of World Car-Free Day.
Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
Laugavegur og Bankastræti, Pósthússtræti og Austurstræti.
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
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)
Accessibilities
  • Enlargement of pavements