Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Xirivella
28.771 inhabitants

Local contact

Medi Ambient i Sostenibilitat
Mario Jordá
Plaça de la Concòrdia, 6, 46950 Xirivella, València
++34 662649535

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
21 September
Marxa ciclista reivindicativa
22 September
22 - Dia sense cotxe. Billets gratuïts al bus públic
23 al al 27 Concurs escolar de dibuis: Al cole a peu, en bici o en patinet"
27 Taller ciclista gratuït amb circuit
29 Marxa a peu solidària contra el càncer
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.
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 services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Freight distribution
  • Introducing cargo bikes
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas