Participating towns and cities

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 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Monday – Launch of Bleeperbike Stationless Bike Share scheme - see
18 September
Walk on Wednesday – Lunch time 3km walk at 1.30am along Dun LaoghairePier
19 September
Thursday Support and promote Project EDWARD (European Day Without A Road Death)
20 September
Cycle on Friday – 6km lunch time cycle to Dalkey and back along the Metal’s with a refreshment break during the cycle. Bike lights to be handed to everyone who cycle to work on Friday.
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
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
  • Create the tactile pavements
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • European Week of Sport
  • ROADPOL Safety Days