Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Palafrugell
22.880 inhabitants

Local contact

Local Police
Santi Rueda
C/ Cervantes, 16
17200 Palafrugell
++34 678642752

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Sortida a peu amb alumnes dels centres escolar per fer classes pràctiques d'educació vial. Circuit d'educacio vial
17 September
Sortida a peu amb alumnes dels centres escolar per fer classes pràctiques d'educació vial. Circuit d'educacio vial
18 September
Sortida a peu amb alumnes dels centres escolar per fer classes pràctiques d'educació vial. Circuit d'educacio vial
19 September
Sortida a peu amb alumnes dels centres escolar per fer classes pràctiques d'educació vial. Circuit d'educacio vial
20 September
Sortida a peu amb alumnes dels centres escolar per fer classes pràctiques d'educació vial. Circuit d'educacio vial
21 September
Dia sense cotxes. Circuit d'educacio vial
22 September
Dia sense cotxes
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Introduction or expansion of Urban Vehicle Access Regulation Scheme
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
Freight distribution
  • Introducing cargo bikes
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres