Participating cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Ålesund ()
46.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Agency for Planning and Building Services
Linn Kristine Kvammen
Ålesund kommune
Keiser Wilhelmsgate 11
6002 Ålesund
Postboks 1521
6025 Ålesund
++47 45880639

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Preparations.
17 September
- Culture activities and decoration of 5 bus- and boat stops and as a reward for the people who already chose to use the public transportation system in the city. - Carpooling competition. - Mobilityweek-card for cheap use os the public transportationsystem during the week.
18 September
- Culture activities and decoration of 5 bus- and boat stops and as a reward for the people who already chose to use the public transportation system in the city. - Carpooling competition. - Mobilityweek-card for cheap use os the public transportationsystem during the week.
19 September
- Culture activities and decoration of 5 bus- and boat stops and as a reward for the people who already chose to use the public transportation system in the city. - Carpooling competition. - Mobilityweek-card for cheap use os the public transportationsystem during the week.
20 September
- Culture activities and decoration of 5 bus- and boat stops and as a reward for the people who already chose to use the public transportation system in the city. - Carpooling competition. - Mobilityweek-card for cheap use os the public transportationsystem during the week. Orientation seminar to inform about the mobilityweek, all the activitis during the week and the permanent measures.
21 September
- Culture activities and decoration of 5 bus- and boat stops and as a reward for the people who already chose to use the public transportation system in the city. - Carpooling competition. - Mobilityweek-card for cheap use os the public transportationsystem during the week.
22 September
- Culture activities and decoration of 5 bus- and boat stops and as a reward for the people who already chose to use the public transportation system in the city. - Carpooling competition. - Mobilityweek-card for cheap use os the public transportationsystem during the week. Stock car-race in the city streets followed by a public assembly to mark the end of the mobilityweek.
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.
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 facilities (parking, locks etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Create park and ride stations