Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Igualada
38.978 inhabitants

Local contact

Environment
Gemma Serch i Quintana
Pl. Ajuntament, 1
08700 Igualada
++34 93 803 19 50 (ext. 255)

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Campanya informativa a les escoles sobre la mobilitat sostenible i la gratuïtat dels autobusos el divendres 20 de setembre.
17 September
Campanya informativa a les escoles sobre la mobilitat sostenible i la gratuïtat dels autobusos el divendres 20 de setembre.
18 September
Campanya informativa a les escoles sobre la mobilitat sostenible i la gratuïtat dels autobusos el divendres 20 de setembre.
19 September
Campanya informativa a les escoles sobre la mobilitat sostenible i la gratuïtat dels autobusos el divendres 20 de setembre.
20 September
Autobusos urbans gratuïts i tall de carrers del centre.
21 September
Tall de carrers del centre.
22 September
Tall de carrers del centre.
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:
Rambla de Sant Isidre, carrer Nou, plaça del Pilar, carrer de l'Argent, carrer de Sant Sebastià, travessia de Sant Sebastià, plaça de l'Ajuntament, carrer del Born, carrer de Santa Maria, plaça del Bruc, plaça del Pilar, plaça de Pius XII, carrer de Custiol, carrer de Sant Cristòfol, carrer del Roser, carrer de Sant Bartomeu, carrer de Sant Jaume, plaça de Sant Miquel i carrer de Sant Roc.
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:
Pedestrianisation
  • 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
  • Introduction or expansion of Urban Vehicle Access Regulation Scheme
Accessibilities
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)