Participating cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

116.834 inhabitants

Local contact

Technical Services Department
Anders Söderberg
Lunds Kommun, Kristallen, Brotorget 1
221 00 Lund
++46 46-35 69 83

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
During the European Mobility Week are we arranging alternative usage for the car parking on the cloesed streets in the city centre. There will be new spaces for business, recreation and information. Together with different organizations we will arrange happenings and hearings around sustainable transports.
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:
During the European Mobility Week are we closing two streets in the city centre from car traffic. Buses, taxi, bikes and deliveries to shops and cafés will still be allowed.
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)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Other: Free public rental of electric bikes
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
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)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
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

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Participation reports

Find statistics and information on past editions of EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in the participation reports 

  2017   [PDF, 1.9mb]

  2016   [PDF, 1.8mb]

  2015   [PDF, 1.5mb]

  2014   [PDF, 1.4mb]

  2013   [PDF, 5.0mb]

  2012   [PDF, 1.7mb]

  2011   [PDF, 0.9mb]