Participating towns and cities

SwedenEskilstuna, Sweden

107.949 inhabitants
Sandra Lithman
Alva myrdals gata 5, 631 86 Eskilstuna
(++46) 739500056

Participation 2008

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Eskilstuna organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2008, taking into account the annual theme.

All week
Cycling exhibition. Pod cars exhibition. Information on air pollution due to studded tires. New broschure about air pollution and what to do. Kite work shop and giant soap bubbles for children. Political debate on for example air quality.

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Eskilstuna implements one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.

Car-free day Car-free day

Eskilstuna carries out a Car-Free Day 2008 and closes off one or more streets to traffic, and opens it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport.

Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
Closed streets in the center of Eskilstuna: Drottninggatan, Nygatan, Smedjegatan, Rademachergatan and Kriebsensgatan.