Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Benavente
19.500 inhabitants

Local contact

Medio Ambiente
Pedro Castrillo
Plaza del Grano n 2
49600 Benavente
++34 980630445

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Rutas Peatonales
Simulacro accidente de tráfico
Muestra de vehículos eficientes y respetuosos con el medio ambiente
Pedaleo Solidario
Marcha ciclista
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:
Zona peatonal del 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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas