Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Figueres
45.123 inhabitants

Local contact

Environment & sustainability
Xavier Turró
Av. Salvador Dalí, 107
17600 Figueres
++34 972 03 23 35

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
-Tallers sobre ús de la bicicleta a la ciutat a les escoles.
-Pintem la Rambla. Activitat amb les escoles per reflexionar sobre la mobilitat i mostrar-ho en murals pintals a la Rambla.
-Difusió del vehicle elèctric amb la l'organització de la sortida a Figueres del Catalan Eléctric Tour
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
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Accessibilities
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns