Contact & Activities

Participating city

Ciudad Real
75.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Santiago Sánchez Crespo
C/ Calatrava, 47
13003 Ciudad Real
++34 926211044-ext 246

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
- Talleres y bici paseos.
- Biciescuela en el Parque de Gasset.
- Exposición y prueba de bicicletas.
- Exposición y prueba de vehículos eléctricos.
- Cuenta cuentos relacionados con el tema central para pequeños.
- Visita tu ciudad en bicicleta y a pie.
- Charlas sobre caminos escolares seguros y el tema central.
- Concurso de fotografía en relación al tema central
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:
- La zona elegida para restringirla al vehículo privado será toda la zona centro de la ciudad.
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)
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • 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
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas