Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Bodø
48.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Agency for Planning and Building Services
Geir Steinar Hanssen
Herredshuset
8000 BODØ
++47 75555358

Participation 2012

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
VI fortsetter med vår kampanje "Æ har skjønt det" som går ut på å reise alternativt til/fra jobb og skole, varighet 1 mnd.
Det blir også gjennomført sykkelfrokost hvor vi på utvalgte steder i byen deler ut frukt og refleks til syklende og gående.
Det vil være fokus på buss og tog hvor det blir gratis tog hele uka. "Bydelstrikken" samt at Kollektivplan Bodø testet ut før oppstart 1.okt.2012
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:
Det er opparbeidet en egen kollektivgate som blir stengt for annen trafikk og hvor det blir gjennomført forskjellige aktiviteter.
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)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Launch of accessibility plans
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans