Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Pallejà
11.486 inhabitants

Local contact

Environment
Sònia Cano Lavado
C/ del Sol, 1
08780 Pallejà
++34 659946947

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Caminada verda i neteja de bosc (l'activitat es farà el diumenge 15 de setembre)
17 September
Caminada saludable amb la gent gran (data per confirmar)
22 September
Dia sense cotxes
Pedalada contra el canvi climàtic
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 centre del nucli urbà (carrers Castell, Martí Julià, Miquel Ricart, Sant Franscesc i Torras i Bages)
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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Accessibilities
  • 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
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
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)