Contact & Activities

Participating city

Karlskrona ()
66.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Drift- och Serviceförvaltningen
Kenneth Gyllensting
Karlskrona kommun
Drift- och Serviceförvaltningen
371 83 Karlskrona
++46 455303283

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Some sort of cycling competition during the week.
Public seminar on sustainable mobility
17 September
Mini-conference on Karlskrona's efforts in implementing a car and bike sharing system.
18 September
Auction for bicycles collected from around the city and then repaired.
19 September
Car-free. Placed on the staurday to ensure that lots of people are in the city, which is important for a smaller city.
20 September
21 September
22 September
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:
New or improved bicycle facilities
  • Improvement of bicycle network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)