Our Activities

16 February 2013 Reflective vests for Firstgraders

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Especially in winter it's very important that children wear reflective vests to be better seen in traffic.

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12 February 2013 Children in Ljutomer kindergarten are active

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Within the one-day event called “Active mobility day in Ljutomer” which was organised on 12th of May last year, Ljutomer kindergarten received, through sponsorship donations, 15 scooters and balance bikes with the purpose to improve children motor skills.

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11 February 2013 Weiz and Ljutomer nominated for International Mobility Awards

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Weiz case studies are nominated for the SYNAPTIC Award, Ljutomer is among the finalists for the best sustainable mobility plans.

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01 February 2013 Local Action Plans

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All partners have finally finished their Local Action Plans in the Active Travel Network project.

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19 December 2012 2012 Annual URBACT-Conference

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From December 3rd to 5th the Danish capital Copenhagen was host to this years URBACT annual conference "Cities of Tomorrow - Action Now!"

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08 November 2012 Final Report presented at the Final Conference in Weiz

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At the Final Conference of 'Active Travel Network' at the Weiz Kunsthaus from 5th to 7th November 2012 the Final Report of the project was presented to the public.

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03 October 2012 Danilo Türk visits Ljutomer

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On Wednesday, October 3rd 2012, Dr. Danilo Türk, the President of the Republic of Slovenia, vistited the municipality of Ljutomer.

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10 September 2012 Bike-to-work in Weiz

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Commuters are responsible for daily congestions of the city traffic system. Depending on the different companies about 40 to 70 percent of employees could use bikes to come to work because most of them live within a distance of 5 km from their company. That means that bikes could become the main means of transport for commuters.

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01 September 2012 Ljutomer promotes active mobility

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Municipality of Ljutomer kept promoting active mobility within the municipal feast, which took place from 4th to 11th of August 2012.

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21 July 2012 International Nordic Walking Festival in Riccione

18 July 2012 Bicycle exchange Market - "Weizer Fahrradbörse"

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The Municipality of Weiz organizes every year an exchange market for second-hand bicycles.

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10 July 2012 Promotion of cycling also in other events

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"Giardini d'autore" 2012

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01 July 2012 Traffic Snake Game in Ljutomer

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A few weeks ago a Traffic Snake Game campaign was implemented at three primary schools in Ljutomer.

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22 June 2012 New look for signposting in Riccione

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A new look for the vertical road signposting.

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20 June 2012 Training Materials on sustainable campaigns

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The 4th training material from the Active Travel Network project is now available for downloading. The topic area of this material is "Campaigns for sustainable urban transport".
Target groups are practitioners that want to design and implement cycling or walking campaigns.

You can find the Training Materials at 'Project Documents'.

18 June 2012 Dissemination products of Serres ATN activities

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The Greek city of Serres has disseminated various flyers, posters and postcards to promote their activities concerning their participation in Active Travel Network.

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15 June 2012 Discovering Sebeş Walking Bus

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Although the second Walking Bus (WB) organised at the level of “Lucian Blaga” College enjoyed a large popularity being very positively appreciated, the similar exercise developed by Sebes municipality in collaboration with the Children Club went much beyond the expectations, producing a revelation to both its participants and its initiators.

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12 June 2012 Weiz pupils take their Bike exams

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Tensions were high in the last weeks for the pupils of the 4th class of the Weiz primary schools when they had to pass their exams for getting the “Bike pass”.

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01 June 2012 Riccione Bike-Festival "RiCity"

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Altogether by bikes from the Agolanti Castle to the ex-municipal slaughterhouse.

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29 May 2012 Playing games on bikes in Skanderborg

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Money from the State creates new bike activities for children.

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24 May 2012 Active mobility day in Ljutomer

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On 12th May 2012 the so called "Active mobility day" was carried out at the main square in Ljutomer, Slovenia.

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20 May 2012 "Pedibus" in Riccione

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In May 2012 the 'Pedibus"-project (walk to school) was carried out by the municipality of Riccione.

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10 May 2012 Sebeş Local Support Group Meeting

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Last step before Sebeş’ LAP approval.

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08 May 2012 Local action plan of Ljutomer presented at press conference

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On Monday 7th May 2012 Municipality of Ljutomer has organised a press conference where the “Local action plan to promote soft mobility measures for the Municipality of Ljutomer” was presented.

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01 April 2012 Case Study submitted for the Eltis database

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Weiz has submitted its first case study from the awareness raising activity to Europe's biggest information portal on urban transport.
Pedelecs to be provided when a car is on service in Weiz, Austria


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17 January 2012 Governement money supports URBACT project in Skanderborg

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Municipality of Skanderborg has made an agreement with Danish Cyclists’ Federation (DCF) to get support for the development of ideas and implementation of parts of the Local Action Plan which is an outcome of the Active Travel Network Project.

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10 January 2012 Sebeş’s Network of Walking and Cycling Friendly Shops

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In autumn 2011 the increasing support of the local stakeholders for the sustainable mobility in Sebeş materialized through the creation of a Network of Walking and Cycling Friendly Shops.

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20 December 2011 New guidelines for conducting Active Travel Audits on Eltis

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Active Travel Network provided its guidelines to carry out an active travel audit for the tools for practitioners of Eltis.

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14 December 2011 Weiz Local Action Plan is taking shape

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The core group of the Local Support Group for the Local Action Plan met in Weiz on the 12th of December to work out the basics for the LAP.

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12 December 2011 Environmental friendly x-mas tree from Skanderborg on Eltis

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The environmental friendly x-mas tree from Active Travel Network partner Skanderborg has been disseminated as news item to Eltis.

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06 December 2011 Christmas time in Weiz

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Being a very small town with a very dense municipal area Weiz is ideal for walking and cycling - especially at Christmas time.

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02 December 2011 Environmental friendly Christmas tree in Skanderborg

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The old tradition with lot of lights on the Christmas tree on the town square has become friendlier to environment.

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08 November 2011 Skanderborg launches new ATN-project

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The town council of Skanderborg, Denmark has allocated 90.000 euros for safe ways to schools.

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04 November 2011 Call and Cycle in Norderstedt

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Since April 2011 the city of Norderstedt has been offering a new public service vehicle to stimulate ‘Active Travel’: the nextbike bicycle rental system.

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20 October 2011 Weiz Local Support Group Meeting

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The creation of a traffic concept for the whole Weiz region with special consideration of bicycle tracks is the main goal of the “Local Action Plan”, which should be developed in the course of the “Active Travel Network”-project.

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05 October 2011 Trip to ATN-meeting in Denmark presented in Weiz city council

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In the latest session of the Weiz City Council on October 3rd members of the Weiz delegation to the Skanderborg ATN partners meeting presented their impressions of the Danish bicycle habits.

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04 October 2011 'Walking Bus' in Norderstedt

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During the European Mobility Week in Norderstedt two primary schools successfully launched a so called "walking bus".

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01 October 2011 Case study submitted for the Eltis database

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The Romanian City of Sebeş has summaries their experienece on the walking bus awareness raising action in form of a case study for Eltis.
Social Walking Bus in Sebeş, Romania.

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28 September 2011 New bicycle signs in Norderstedt

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The city of Norderstedt signposted 800 new plates for the main and secondary lines of the 800 km long cycling net within the city.

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20 September 2011 Carfree day in Norderstedt 2011

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Here you can find the latest articles in the local press about the Norderstedt carfree day 2011.

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19 September 2011 Austrian minister of environment interested in ATN

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As part of the so called “klima:aktiv”-conference for the regions of Styria and Carinthia the Austrian minister for environment Nikolaus Berlakovich was the guest of honor in Weiz on September 19th 2011.

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16 September 2011 Danish press shows interest in ATN

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See the latest article about the Active Travel Network partners meeting in Skanderborg in the largest newspaper of the region: Aarhus Stiftstidende.

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14 September 2011 Carfree day in Norderstedt

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For the 12th time there will be a carfree day in Norderstedt on September 18th.

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13 September 2011 Active Travel Network meets Danish Minister of Climate and Energy

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During the partners meeting and the site visit in Danish Cities Skanderborg, Aarhus, Copenhagen and Odense the partners from the Active Travel Network project met Lykke Friis, the Danish Minister for Climate and Energy and Minister for Gender Equality.

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01 September 2011 Local Action Plan of Norderstedt

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The draft of the local action plan for Norderstedt was discussed in a working group on 31st of August.

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30 July 2011 Next partner meeting Skanderborg

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Denmark is the perfect country for cycling. The idea is to combine the partner meeting with city visits and get informed about good practises and learning from these good examples.

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27 July 2011 Sebeş' Social Walking Bus

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A simple Walking Bus exercise very intensively promoted in Sebeş has transformed in a social event producing a real change of mentality at a much broader lever than expected.

Initially planned for primary school pupils, the event gained the appreciation of the teenagers, thus ascending from an isolated initiative to a broader public and from a school to the city.

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25 July 2011 Austrian Bike Meeting Salzburg 2011

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This year Austrian bike-meeting on May 5th and 6th in Salzburg was themed “Going to work by bike”.

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01 July 2011 Presentation of the 1st draft for the Local Action Plan for the Weiz region

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The presentation of a traffic concept for the whole Weiz region was the main issue of the latest meeting of the “URBACT-Local Support Group” in the Weiz city hall.

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15 June 2011 European Conference on Mobility Management 2011

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A joint training session of the two EU-funded projects LIFECYCLE (funded by DG SANCO) and ACTIVE TRAVEL NETWORK (funded within the URBACT program) has been carried out within the annual European Conference on Mobility Management in Toulouse in May 2011.

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15 May 2011 EU-project is to make more people hit the pedals in Skanderborg

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Leaving the car behind and jumping onto the bike not only benefits the environment – it is healthy too! And, if it were up to a local project group in Skanderborg to decide, then more people should be pedaling when going to work, dropping of children in school or daycare or heading to the shops or leisure activities.

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01 March 2011 Shining Example

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The Mayor of the Italian City of Riccione is supporting Active Travel Modes. He wants to be a shining example for residents and tourists and therefore uses the bike regularely for daily trips.

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07 February 2011 Next Partner Meeting

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The next meeting of all partners of the project "Active Travel Network" will take place on the 21 to the 22 of March in Seville. We have chosen Seville because from 23 to 26 March there will be a big conference called the "Velo-City" in Seville. 

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01 December 2010 Active Travel Network Postcard

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The Active Travel Postcard describes the main topics the project will focus on, our partners and the hompage-address where you can find more detailed infromation.

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15 November 2010 Active Travel Audit in Weiz

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The active travel audit scheme was carried out in Weiz on November 11th 2010.

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15 September 2010 First meeting of all partners

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First meeting of all partners in Novara, Italy on the 3th and the 4th of November.

All representatives of the participating cities presented their planned activities

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01 May 2010 "Anradln"

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“E- Mobility meets pleasure !”

New PEDELEC rental system and "Anradln” (start of the bicycle season) on the 1th of May 2010

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08 November 2012 Final Conference in Weiz

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From November 5th to 7th the Weiz Kunsthaus was the venue of the ATN-Final conference.

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01 October 2012 Partners meeting in Norderstedt

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The latest meeting of the project partners was held from September 24th to 27th in der German city of Norderstedt, which is the fifth largest city of the German state of Schleswig-Holstein.

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09 July 2012 Partners meeting in Riccione

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Active Travel Network is in its final year. At the moment all partner cities work on their “Local Action plans” to promote soft mobility measures in daily life.

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01 June 2012 Sebeş Walking Bus 2.0

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As previously decided, this June 2012 took place the second edition of the Walking Bus organized at the level of the "Lucian Blaga" College in Sebeş.

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10 April 2012 Meeting in Serres

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The city of Serres in northern Greece was the charming host for the first meeting of all partners involved in ATN in 2012.

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01 February 2012 Bilateral meeting

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Due to the short distance between the lead partner and its nearest partner in northern Slovenia representatives of Weiz were invited to Ljutomer on January 30th 2012 to discuss the intermediate results of either Local Action Plans. The talks made it clear that both cities share similar traffic problems.

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12 September 2011 ActiveTravel Network partners meeting in Denmark

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September 7th and 8th was the date for the next meeting of partners engaged in “Active Travel Network”, this time in the Danish city of Skanderborg.

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25 March 2011 'Active Travel' partners meeting in Seville

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From march 21st to 23rd 2011 Seville was the site of this years first meeting of all „Actice Travel Network“ partners.

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05 December 2010 Annual Conference 2010

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The URBACT Annual Conference 2010 has taken place in Liege in Belgium from Tuesday the 30th November to Wednesday the 1st of December.

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20 April 2010 Meeting in Radzionków, Poland

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In April 2010 delegations of the Active Travel Network from Austria, Denmark, Germany, Romania and Italy met to discuss traffic problems of small cities, to exchange experiences and talk about common aims and the implementation of measures.

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15 April 2010 First meeting in Weiz

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First meeting of all partners in the seminar room of the municipality of Weiz.

 

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15 April 2010 Presentations

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Our kick off meeting took place at the lead partners home town the city of Weiz. By this occasion each partner presented it's city, the problem which they would like to serve, what has been successful, the activities already carried out, what have been barriers to be successful, planned activities for the Active Travel Network project Besides the old partners Weiz, Novara, Radzionków and Sebes potential new partners presented their towns and their contribution to the project.


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