Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Pedrezuela
5.270 inhabitants

Local contact

Local Police
Alfonso Valera
C./ Polideportivo SN
28723 Madrid
++34 607 77 11 22

Participation 2012

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Other: New traffic signals in M-627 road
Accessibilities
  • Lowering of pavements
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
Mobility management
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas