Photo: Jouni Kallio
The size of Jyväskylä is ideal: the most important services are located within a relatively small area. The pedestrian street in the heart of the city runs from Kirkkopuisto Park to Are Square. The street has ample parking for bicycles. Getting around by bike or on foot is fast and easy in the conveniently compact centre of Jyväskylä.
Jyväskylä is an international leader in urban lighting, showing the way for other cities. In its innovative lighting, Jyväskylä focuses on energy efficiency, safety and aesthetics, making the city even more enjoyable for residents and visitors. Jyväskylä has about 31,000 outdoor lighting fixtures in the streets and parks as well as recreational sites maintained by the City of Jyväskylä Sports Services.
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