Contact & Activities

Participating city

19.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Pauline Kajl
Kongleveien 2
++47 46129698

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
19 September
Green mobility campaign and stand.
Focus on the new mobility strategy of the municipality and targets to achieve the climate goal set by the municipality. There will be free bicyle repair and a possibility to try electric bikes and cargo bikes. The municipality is launching free rental of electric bicyles, with funding from the EU-Interreg project "Fossilfri grenseregion 2030".
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)
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers