Contact & Activities

Participating city

Ski kommune
14.000 inhabitants

Local contact

City planing, building matters and geo informatics
Anders Berggren
Idrettsveien 8, 1400 Ski
++47 45832467

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Parking Day on several parking spaces in the city.
Dialog Meeting where politicians meet People out on the street.
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:
We will close up to 24 parking Spaces in the city centre for one week, and these will be historic parks made by landscape architecture students from the University of Life Sciences.
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)
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)