Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Fredrikstad ()
78.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Department for Culture, Environement and City developement
Anne Skauen
Town Hall of Fredrikstad PB 1405, 1602 City of Fredrikstad
++47 95912552

Participation 2012

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Markere Parking Day med ulike aktiviteter i sentrum
Lanserer/åpner 3-4 permanente tiltak
Tiltak som hedrer syklister og gående
Infokampanje på distriktets busser
Fokus på gåing i samarbeid med DNT
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.
Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
P-plasser i sentrum gjøres om til park/aktivteter under Parking 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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport network (creation of HOV lanes for public transport modes, new stops, new lines, reserved areas etc)
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
Accessibilities
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns