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 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
17 September
Promotion of County cycling maps and greenway leaflets
18 September
Attendance at a Climate Change Workshop
19 September
Promotion of Edward Day and hold a Council staff lunchtime cycle
20 September
Promotion of car sharing - Photocall with Gocar and the Council Mayor
21 September
'Try an Electric Bike' by Greenaer
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)
  • Launch of free-floating bike-sharing schemes
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • European Week of Sport
  • Project EDWARD (European Day Without A Road Death)