Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Les Franqueses del Vallès
19.417 inhabitants

Local contact

Municipal Services
M. Mercè Miquel i Andreu
Ctra. de Ribes, 2
08520 Les Franqueses del Vallès
++34 677 426 259

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
15 de setembre - pedalada popular
T - esdeveniment
17 September
Cursa de transport
T - esdeveniment
18 September
T - esdeveniment
19 September
T - esdeveniment
20 September
T - esdeveniment
21 September
T - esdeveniment
22 September
T - esdeveniment
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.
Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
Pendent de determinar la zona
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
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Other: Es donaran T-Esdeveniment, que és la targeta integrada del Transgran, per incentivar l'ús del transpost públic a la ciutadania de Les Franqueses del Vallès
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • European Week of Sport
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)