Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

MatarĂ³
125.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Servei de Mobilitat
Carles Romero
Pl. de Granollers 11, 08302, MatarĂ³

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
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
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport network (creation of HOV lanes for public transport modes, new stops, new lines, reserved areas etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Accessibilities
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
  • Other: Forming groups to go to school by bike or on foot