Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Garðabær ()
15.598 inhabitants

Local contact

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

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Dagur íslensrar náttúru
17 September
Göngum/hjólum í vinnuna
19 September
Náttúruganga í Heiðmörk kl 18:00. Mæting á nýju bílastæði við Búrfellsgjá og Selgjá
20 September
Strætóskýli tekin í notkun
21 September
Hjólaráðstefna á Seltjarnanesi - Hjólum til framtíðar
22 September
Bíllausi dagurinn
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:
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools