Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

San Cristóbal de La Laguna
153.187 inhabitants

Local contact

Seguridad Ciudadana y Movilidad
Rosario Hernández Eugenio
C/ Consistorio nº 6
++34 922601130

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

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:
Las calles a cerrar ese día al tráfico rodado exceptuando los medios de transporte públicos (así como de urgencias y los residentes de la zona) serian las siguientes:

- Avda. Trinidad, desde calle Barcelona hasta calle Herradores
- Calle Heráclio Sánchez, hasta calle Barcelona

Calles ya peatonales:

- Calle Herradores (exceptuando tramo anterior)
- Calle Obispo Rey Redondo
- Calle Viana
- Calle San Agustín
- Plaza Doctor Oliveria y Plaza de la Concepción
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
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)
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
  • Other: transporte publico enfocado a los ciudadanos que van al centro de salud, adaptado a las citas previas
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Other: parking de superficie en el Casco Histórico con reinserción social
Accessibilities
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Other: señalizaciones y mejoras para el camino seguro al colegio para facilitar el que acudan al colegio a pie el alumnado
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
  • Other: Elaboración del Plan de Movilidad Urbano Sostenible de La Laguna