Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Villena
35.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Concejalía de Movilidad
Jesús Hernández Francés
Plaza de Santiago 1
03400
Villena (Alicante) Spain
++34 674264677

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
-Charla sobre movilidad
-Descenso autoslocos
-Premios movilidad
-Campaña promoción movilidad en los colegios
-Día sin coche: decenas de actividades de animación y deportivas en la calle
-Celebración día de la seguridad vial del alto vinalopó:
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:
16 de octubre por problemas de agenda (coincidencia con otros eventos el 22)
-Día sin coche: decenas de actividades de animación y deportivas en la calle
--Celebración día de la seguridad vial del alto vinalopó: simulacro
-Deporte en la calle: FDM
-Circuitos ciclistas
-Patines
-Asociaciones socio-sanitarias
-Música
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)
  • Other: Difusión nuevos carriles bici. Instalación de algunos nuevos aparcamientos.
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Other: Pendientes de peatonalización del casco antiguo
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)
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
  • Other: Pendientes de aprobación de nuevo pliego de transporte público
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Other: Pendientes de moción villena zona 30
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
  • Other: Medidas diversas junto a la subcomisión de accesibilidad
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Other: En corporación
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders