Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Ripollet
37.553 inhabitants

Local contact

Environment
Rosa Moragas Moreno
C/ Balmes, 2
08291 Ripollet
++34 93 504 60 00

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
skate amb Bullpark, Bicibox, circuit en bicicletes, prèstec de bicicletes, assessorament de manteniment de bicicletes, passejada popular amb gossos, sancions morals, taller sensibilització amb els invidents i els bstacles diaris que es troben quan caminen pel carrer, etc.
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:
Carrer Balmes (entre C/Padró i C/Molí d'en Ginestar)
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)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
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)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Create park and ride stations
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places