Contact & Activities

Participating city

230.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Liikennejärjestelmän suunnittelu
Sanna Ovaska
Frenckellinaukio 2, 33101 Tampere
++358 408013125

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Kyykyllä kyytiin -bussilippukampanja, koulutuksia viisaasta liikkumisesta esim. kaupungin ekotukihenkilöille, ratikkaan liittyviä tapahtumia/seminaareja.
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:
Tähän pyrimme, mutta selvitystyö on vielä käynnissä.
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
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Public transport services
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas