Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Viseu
99.274 inhabitants

Local contact

Departamento de Ambiente Obras e Sustentabilidade - Divisão de E
Paula Gomes
Praça da Republica 3500-514
++351 232427427

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
(1)Abertura oficial da SEM com divulgação pelos principais canais informativos das atividades a desenvolver.
17 September
(2)O Dia da Bike - Mega aula de cycling no Parque Urbano de Santiago
18 September
(3)O Transporte Público e as vantagens do MUV (Mobilidade Urbana de Viseu) nas deslocações - Ação de sensibilização na escola IPV (Instituto Politécnico de Viseu) para uso do sistema de transportes públicos urbanos de Viseu (MUV).
19 September
(4) Ação de sensibilização em parceria com a PSP com crianças no Parque Urbano de Santiago sobre a circulação em meio urbano. Atividades com bicicleta e pista de trânsito para simular a circulação.
(5) O Transporte Público e as vantagens do MUV (Mobilidade Urbana de Viseu) nas deslocações - Ação de sensibilização na escola secundária Alves Martins para uso do sistema de transportes públicos urbanos de Viseu (MUV).
20 September
(6) Ação de sensibilização em parceria com a PSP com crianças no Parque Urbano de Santiago sobre a circulação em meio urbano. Atividades com bicicleta e pista de trânsito para simular a circulação.
21 September
Dia sem carros - Interdição ao tráfego automóvel de rua em frente ao Rossio.
22 September
Dia sem carros - Interdição ao tráfego automóvel de rua em frente ao Rossio.
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)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Launch of free-floating bike-sharing schemes
Pedestrianisation
  • 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)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency 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
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
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
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)