Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

São João da Madeira
22.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Departamento de Planeamento Ordenamento e Ambiente
Raquel Chumbinho
Avenida da Liberdade
++351 256200200

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Transportes Urbanos de S. João da Madeira (TUS) Gratuitos
20h - Shaolin-si - Anfiteatro ao ar livre da Av. Dr. Renato Araújo
17 September
Transportes Urbanos de S. João da Madeira (TUS) Gratuitos
18 September
Transportes Urbanos de S. João da Madeira (TUS) Gratuitos
18h - Música no TUS - Linha Verde
20h - Shaolin-si - Anfiteatro ao ar livre da Av. Dr. Renato Araújo
19 September
Transportes Urbanos de S. João da Madeira (TUS) Gratuitos
18h - Música no TUS ao vivo - Academia de Música - Linha Verde do TUS
20 September
Transportes Urbanos de S. João da Madeira (TUS) Gratuitos
18h - Música no TUS ao vivo - Arte do Som - Linha Verde do TUS
20h - Shaolin-si - Anfiteatro ao ar livre da Av. Dr. Renato Araújo
21 September
Transportes Urbanos de S. João da Madeira (TUS) Gratuitos
12h - Música no TUS ao vivo - Monkey Corporation - Linha Verde do TUS
22 September
Domingo Verde - sem carros na Avenida - 9h30 às 13h
10h - Diversão sobre rodas - passeio de bicicletas
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:
Zona Sem Tráfego Automóvel - das 9h30 às 13h - 500ml
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)
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)
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans