Participating towns and cities

SwedenStockholm, Sweden

987.661 inhabitants
City of Stockholm Traffic Administration
Local Campaigner
Fleminggatan 4
104 20 Stockholm
(++46) 8- 508 400 34
Stockholm already registered 11x for EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in: 2018 2016 2015 2013 2012 2011 2010 2006 2005 2004 2003

Participation 2015

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Stockholm organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2015, taking into account the annual theme.

All week
Áctivities: ´Walking and jogging tours, walkshop, urban farming , play, art, places for socializing, activities for children as a race ( roller skates , inline skates and skateboards ) , the complementarity of transport modes and intermodal interchanges , bike workshop, travel information, try out alternative vehicles , eg electric bike, segway , etc. Launch of awareness-raising Campaigns.

Permanent measures Permanent measures

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

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
Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Development of new technologies to improve public transport
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
Elaboration of new residential areas
Create the tactile pavements
Create wheelchair ramps
Lowering of pavements
Enlargement of pavements
Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
Launch of accessibility plans
Freight distribution
New regulations for freight distribution
Use of clean vehicles
Create new platforms for freight transfer
Mobility management
Adoption of workplace travel plans
Adoption of school travel plans
Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
Elaboration of educational materials
Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
Create systems for buses and walking trains
Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas

Car-free day Car-free day

Stockholm carries out a Car-Free Day 2015 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:
Car Free Day ll be on 19 september 2015