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Active City Network

Active City Network

Safer commuting 

As there are over 450,000 employees registered in the City of London the Road Danger Reduction Team continue to prioritises business engagement.

The Active City Network (ACN) aims to engage City employers in the development of initiatives to support safer commuting giving ACN members the opportunity to contribute to the Road Danger Reduction Partnership and shape future campaigns, transport management strategies and physical infrastructure changes.

Through the ACN, businesses can receive free training and incentives for their employees to enjoy a safer, more active journey to work:

  • Travel strategy consultations
  • Access to networking events and best practice
  • Business road shows and presentations
  • Cycle skills

Find out more in the Active City Network Leaflet (1MB)

Register for the ACN Newsletter for information on events, networking and resources.

Email to join the Network!

Business resources

Best practice

Supporting safer commuting and active travel has great benefit for personal health and the environment: for businesses those changes can also create energy and financial savings, and better company culture.

The Active City Network Best Practice Guide 2017 illustrates some of the way that business are doing this. If you would like a copy of the guide please contact us on the email below.

Want to showcase your Best Practice in 2018? Tell us about it at!

​​Keep up to date on what's happening in the Square Mile

Deliver, promote and support events and campaigns happening in the City to help promote sustainable travel behaviours at your business.

  • Register for the ACN Newsletter for information on events, networking and resources
  • Register for the Traffic Management bulletin for information on highways, road closures and street works

Events and campaigns

  • Get involved
    Be Brake Ready
    ​Join the Active City Network to find out more about events and campaigns in the City.

Here are a list of events and campaigns happening in the Square Mile:

  • 13 - 14 June 2018 - Future from the past: Celebrating the 200 anniversary of Britain's first bicycle

Be Brake Ready

On 20 November 2017, the City of London Corporation launched its Be Brake Ready campaign as part of National Road Safety Week. The campaign is part of the wider City Etiquette Principles, asking everyone to play their part in the mission to save lives and prevent serious injuries.