Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Guadix
19.300 inhabitants

Local contact

Environment
J. Cristóbal Medialdea
Plaza de la Constitución, 1
18500 Guadix
++34 958669317

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Del 16 al 22 de septiembre (Patio del Ayuntamiento de Guadix:)
Exposición ”Energías renovables, Ahorro energético y Movilidad sostenible”

Lunes 22 de septiembre - Día Europeo ”Mi ciudad sin mi coche”

Tarde 19:30 - Taller de Caminos escolares seguros
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:
PLAZA DE LA CONSTITUCIÓN Y PLAZA DE LA CATEDRAL:

Lunes 22 de septiembre - Día Europeo ”Mi ciudad sin mi coche”
Peatonalización de la Plaza de la Constitución y la Plaza de la Catedral
Transformación de una zona muy concurrida e inhóspita para el peatón en un espacio reservado exclusivamente para
peatones y ciclistas. El objetivo es ofrecer a los accitanos y visitantes la oportunidad de conocer cómo sería caminar por un
entorno del Casco Histórico libre de ruidos, contaminación y de la inseguridad provocada por el coche.
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)
  • Other: PMUS
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
  • Other: PMUS
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
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
  • Other: PMUS
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Other: PMUS
Accessibilities
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Other: PMUS
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Other: PMUS
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Other: PMUS
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
  • Other: PMUS