Contact & Activities

Participating city

Ciudad Real
75.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Santiago Sánchez Crespo
C/ Calatrava, 47
13003 Ciudad Real
++34 926211044-ext 246

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
El autobús al cole, para fomentar su uso entre los más pequeños.
17 September
Ruta en bici por lugares emblemáticos de la ciudad, con niños y profesores de colegios.
18 September
Actividad “Bastón Blanco” en colaboración con la ONCE
19 September
Ruta Vía Verde, seguridad vial y Parque infantil, se realiza andando y en bicicleta
20 September
Ruta guiada nocturna por la ciudad
21 September
Día del autobús urbano gratuito.
Rutas guiadas por la ciudad
22 September
Día sin coches. Exhibición y ruta urbana familiar en patines por la ciudad.
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)
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
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)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Introduction or expansion of Urban Vehicle Access Regulation Scheme
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Create new platforms for freight transfer
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)