Contact & Activities

Participating city

52.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Fares Mustafa
Röda vägen 50
781 81 Borlänge
++46 46 0243-74122

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
During the EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK, Dalatrafik will put el-drived busses on some of the lines in Borlänge.

In addition to the activity above, Borlänge Municipality and Borlänge Energi will also draw attention to the "EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK" on Friday, September 22, in a joint activity, directed at the public. The acitivity aim to get more to choose the bike instead of the car. At 10:00 to 14:00 there will be trial activities; among other things test different electric bikes and information-campaign on Jussi Björling Square in the city of Borlänge .
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
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools