Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Jerez de la Frontera
210.800 inhabitants

Local contact

Mobility
Juan Manuel Ortiz Pérez
C/ Cádiz 1-3º Planta (Residencial Divina Pastora)
11402 Cádiz
++34 956 149 439

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Coloquio en radio.
Señalización horizontal en carril-bici.
Campaña de cartelería para el peatón.
Campaña para fomentar el transporte público.
Educación vial para niñós pequeños.
Ruta a pie.
Gymkhana ciclista.
Ruta solidaria.
I Feria de la Movilidad.
Bici amistad.
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.
Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
Durante la joranda del 22 de septiembre, en horario de mañana, se cerró al tráfico una de las principales avenidas de la ciudad y se organizó una Marcha Ciclista “Bici-Amistad” organizada por el Área de Movilidad del Ayuntamiento de Jerez junto a la asociación de vecinos “Palos Blancos”, esta actividad puso el epílogo a la Semana Europea de la Movilidad 2013, superando las expectativas y alcanzando los más de 350 participantes. Posteriormente se realizaron sorteos de regalos entre los participantes y para los más pequeños, juegos, concursos y castillo hinchable gratis.
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 network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • 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)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas