Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Elx ()
230.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Urban Mobility
Jesús Moreno Luzón
Alcalde Vicente Quiles, 8 03202 Elche (Alicante)
++34 609632538

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
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
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
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)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Introduction or expansion of Urban Vehicle Access Regulation Scheme
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility management
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres