Contact & Activities

Participating city

Garðabær ()
15.598 inhabitants

Local contact

tækni- og umhverfissvið
Guðbjörg Brá Gísladóttir
Garðatorg 7, 210 Garðabær
++354 5258506

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
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.
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 facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Other: Hraðahindrandi aðgerðir á hjólastígum
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Mobility management
  • Other: Hleðslustöðvar fyrir rafbíla