Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Barcelos
120.492 inhabitants

Local contact

Departamento de Planeamento Urbanístico e Ambiente
Hugo Lomba
Largo do Município
4750 Barcelos
++351 253809600

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
7.00 - 20.30h – Transporte Urbano “BarcelosBUS” Gratuito
14.00h - Palestra “Bicicletas como usar – Direitos e Obrigações” - Escolas de 2º de 3º Ciclo
17 September
7.00 - 20.30 – Transporte Urbano “BarcelosBUS” Gratuito
10.00h – 17.00h – Circuito de Trânsito “Barcelos em Movimento” - Escolas de 1º ciclo
10.00h – 17.00h – Passeio de Lagarta Elétrica – Escolas de 1º ciclo
19.00h – Desporto de Rua “Barcelos Saudável”
18 September
7.00 - 20.30 – Transporte Urbano “BarcelosBUS” Gratuito
10.00h – 17.00h – Circuito de Trânsito “Barcelos em Movimento” - Escolas de 1º ciclo
10.00h – 17.00h – Passeio de Lagarta Elétrica – Escolas de 1º ciclo
21.00h - Caminhada Noturna Guiada – Colaboração pelouro do Turismo
19 September
7.00 - 20.30 – Transporte Urbano “BarcelosBUS” Gratuito
10.00h – 17.00h – Circuito de Trânsito “Barcelos em Movimento” - Escolas de 1º ciclo
10.00h – 17.00h – Passeio de Lagarta Elétrica – Escolas de 1º ciclo
10.00h – 15.30h – Festival de Rua – Pegada Inclusiva – GOD (Grupo Operacional da Deficiência)
19.00 – Desporto de Rua “Barcelos Saudável”
20 September
7.00 - 20.30 – Transporte Urbano “BarcelosBUS” Gratuito
10.00h – 17.00h – Circuito de Trânsito “Barcelos em Movimento” - Escolas de 1º ciclo
10.00h – 17.00h – Passeio de Lagarta Elétrica – Escolas de 1º ciclo
19.00h – 20.00h – Aula de Body Combat
21 September
7.00 - 20.00 – Transporte Urbano “BarcelosBUS” Gratuito
10:00 – 17:00- Exposição e Test Drive de veículos Elétricos + Mostra de Bicicletas
9.00h – Passeio (autocarro + caminhada + barco + autocarro)
Areias de Vilas – Mosteiro + barco – lagoas de Caíde
16:00h – Aula de Body Jump
22 September
9.00h – Caminhada e Passeio de Bicicleta com apoio de várias associações do concelho
10.00 – 18.00h – Corte da área de circulação a veículos de uso individual
15.00h – Friends Holi Color
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)
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)
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
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
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas