Participating towns and cities

SwedenVästerås, Sweden

159.368 inhabitants
Teknik- och fastighetsförvaltningen
Malin Österlind
Västerås stad, Fiskartorget, 72187 Västerås Västerås
(++46) 21391056

Participation 2019

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Västerås organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2019, taking into account the annual theme.

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Västerås 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)
Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc) planned
Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
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
New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Elaboration of new residential areas planned
Create the tactile pavements
Create wheelchair ramps
Lowering of pavements
Mobility management
Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
Elaboration of educational materials
Create systems for buses and walking trains planned
Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places