Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Vila-real
50.306 inhabitants

Local contact

Medio Ambiente
Blanca Salas Bellido
Poniente Bajo 65 Bajo
12540 Castellón
++34 964 547 250

Participation 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Fomento del sistema de préstamo de bicicletas municipal, BICIVILA'T.

Fomento del uso de la bicicleta para ir al Cole, a través del programa que quiere ponerse en marcha. En bici al Cole o caminos seguros, ya que también se quiere fomentar que vayan a pie.

Fomento del uso de la bicicleta, colocación de aparca- bicicletas en los diferentes edificios municipales para que los ciudadanos puedan ir con su bicicleta a realizar los trámites necesarios.
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:
El domingo 22 se hará una bicicletada popular y los ciudadanos que quieran participar se desplazaran desde la plaza mayor a la ermita de la Virgen de Gracia en bicicleta.
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)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Public transport services
  • Other: uso de vehículos eléctricos para las brigadas munipales
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places