Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Bilbao
360.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Jose Gordejuela
C/ Lutxana 4, 4ºI
48008 Vizcaya
++34 656703212

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Muestra de vehículos sostenibles, Ampliación rutas ciclables, Ampliación caminos Escolares, Actividades infantiles, workshop, ...
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:
Será cerrada la calle Rodríguez Arias en un tramo de 165 metros que se destuinarán a las actividades del Día de Bilbao sin mi coche.
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
  • Other: Préstamo de bicicletas eléctricas. Plan Piloto. Implantación en 2018
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Other: Creación de Caminos escolares Seguros
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
  • Other: Ya está todo aplicado desde hace años
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials