Contact & Activities

Participating city

20.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Medio Ambiente y Desarrollo Inteligente
Salvador Sánchez Pérez
Av Ifach, 12 - Calpe | Alicante | Spain
++34 607374235

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
9th September 2016
Vuelta Ciclista de España 19th Stage individual timing.
18th September, Bicycle Day. A family bike rally with workshops for children on road safety awareness.
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:
Calle Pintor Sorolla
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)
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
More details on permanent measures:

In the near future we are planning to launch our Mobility Plan.