Contact & Activities

Participating city

3.505 inhabitants

Local contact

Desarrollo y Fomento Empresarial
José Antonio Lagüéns Martín
Plaza Mayor, 15
22430 Graus
++34 974 540 002

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Inauguración de los caminos escolares de la localidad, organización de diversas iniciativas para fomentar el uso de la bicicleta para los desplazamientos urbanos, fomento de los desplazamientos a pie y celebración del día sin coches.
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:
Con motivo de la celebración del día sin coches, se cerrarán al tráfico varias calles para la ubicación de la fiesta de la movilidad sostenible.
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)
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas