Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Dún Laoghaire, Dublin
217.274 inhabitants

Local contact

Traffic & Road Safety
Gerry Flaherty
Dún Laoghaire County Council, County Hall, Dun Laoghaire
Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin
++353 12047945

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Launch of Gocar car sharing in the Sandyford Business District, an employment area with 25,000 employees
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 bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Other: Review pilot car sharing scheme
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
More details on permanent measures:

Installation of cycle parking stands at multiple locations