Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Terrassa
216.748 inhabitants

Local contact

Mobility
Patricia Àlvarez Romero
Av. Glòries Catalanes, 3
08223 Terrassa
++34 93 739 70 00

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
- Pedalada 2017. 17/09/17, 10:30h, Plaça Nova, 10k (Cycling morning)
- Circuit de la bicicleta humana. 17/09/17, 10:30h
Almost 500 people teamed up in the city of Terrassa, Spain, to participate in a big cycling circuit. They created a bicycle figure in the process and did so to advocate for bikes as a clean mode of transport.
Plaça Nova (Cycling circuit of the human bicycle)
- Caminòmetre. Activitat per a les escoles (Traffic Snake Game)
- Cursa Interurbana de Transports, 20/09/17 (Interurban transport race)
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)
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
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns