Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Faro
583.051 inhabitants

Local contact

Câmara Municipal De Faro
Ilídio Cavaco
Lgo. de S. Francisco, nº 39, 8000-142
++351 289 870 043

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Conferência de Abertura e Apresentação da SEM
- Assinatura do protocolo
- Início do Projeto “Ciclismo vai às escolas”
- Inauguração das 20 novas localizações de estacionamento bicicletas
- Apresentação do Programa
Início Pintura de Mural de Arte Urbana (subordinado ao tema)
17 September
Apresentação de livro – Paula Teles
Ação de Sensibilização Interior – circuito de condução
18 September
Ação de Sensibilização Interior – circuito de condução
CAMINHADA SOLIDÁRIA – 2 percursos (maior e menor)
19 September
Warm – Up Portugal Mobi Summit: Road Safety
20 September
Apresentação Pintura de Mural de Arte urbana (subordinado ao tema)
Ação de Sensibilização Interior – circuito de condução
21 September
Feira de Ativações (subordinada ao tema da sustentabilidade)
Tertúlia “Mobilidade contemporânea: os desafios da alta competição”
Disponibilização gratuita das trotinetes eléctricas VOI e CIRC
Safety Academy pela CIRC
Workshop Mecânica de Bibicletas
Peddy Paper c/ alunos 1º ciclo (subordinado ao tema)
Circuito Autocarro Elétrico Próximo
22 September
Feira de Ativações (subordinada ao tema da sustentabilidade)
Tertúlia “A cidade vista a pé”
Disponibilização gratuita das trotinetes eléctricas VOI e CIRC
Safety Academy pela CIRC
BYKING MAN
Ciclo-passeio solidário
Circuito Autocarro Elétrico Próximo

Deslocação conjunta ao pôr-do-sol
Cinema ao Livre
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)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
  • Launch of free-floating bike-sharing schemes
Pedestrianisation
  • 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
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create park and ride stations
  • 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
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
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
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places