Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Albacete
172.340 inhabitants

Local contact

Infraestructuras y Movilidad Urbana
Juan Luis García Gómez
Pza. Catedral S/n
02071 Albacete
++34 967 59 61 00

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Con carácter general, diversas actividades en vía pública diferentes a las del tránsito peatonal y de vehículos.
Campañas de concienciación del uso racional del vehículo privado y potenciación de otros medios de transporte.
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:
Dias 16 y 17, con motivo de celebración fiesta local, cierre al tráfico de toda la zona que rodea las actividades.
Día 21, cierre al tráfico del recorrido del paseo en bici, 8 km, aprox.
Día 22, cierre al tráfico de un tramo de calle Rosario.
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
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
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Other: En estudio coche compartido.
Freight distribution
  • Other: En estudio con el sector nueva reglamentación.
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Other: Aplicación y desarrollo del PMUS.