Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Montijo
22.915 inhabitants

Local contact

Casa do Ambiente
Ana Vanessa Gingeira
Rua das Rosas - Cerrado de Chaves - 2870-293 Montijo
++351 212314776

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Bike to School; Pedibus; Concurso "onde andas".
17 September
Bike to School; Pedibus; Concurso "onde andas".
18 September
Bike to School; Pedibus; Concurso "onde andas".
19 September
Bike to School; Pedibus; Concurso "onde andas".
20 September
Bike to School; Pedibus; Concurso "onde andas".
21 September
Veiculos elétricos; Cãominhada; Dynamicbungee; Ateliers Criativos.
22 September
Passeio sobre rodas; Fun & Cycle "triciclos"; Caminhada pelo património; Estafeta em bicicleta.
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)
  • Other: Manutenção das calçadas das zonas pedonais, limpeza e recuperação de zonas danificadas, nomeadamente junto as escolas
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
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)
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Launch of accessibility plans
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • JRC Project on Social Biking