Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Alcorcón
170.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Concejalía de Sostenibilidad, Movilidad y Renovables
Carlos Carretero Rodríguez
Calle Robes s/n. Teatro Buero Vallejo, 2ª planta. Alcorcón, Madrid
++34 911127400

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Las actividades incluidas en la semana de la movilidad son las siguientes:
- Acto oficial de presentación con la presencia del Alcalde de Alcorcón.
- Taller de movilidad en el parque infantil de tráfico para escolares.
- Charla divulgativa sobre la movilidad peatonal y ciclista.
- Taller sobre movilidad peatonal y ciclista.
- Ruta peatonal por Alcorcón.
- Jornada técnica sobre movilidad sostenible.
- Ruta ciclista por Alcorcón.
- Jornada técnica sobre el Plan de Movilidad Urbana Sostenible, contenido e importancia.
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 Carballino.
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)
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)
  • Other: Actualmente el Ayuntamiento de Alcorcón está revisando y, en su caso, adaptando la totalidad de las paradas de autobuses del municipio de forma que estas sean accesibles.
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
More details on permanent measures:

Se están acondicionando las paradas de autobuses del municipio con el objeto de hacerlas accesibles a todos los ciudadanos, fomentando de esta forma el uso del transporte público.