Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Corvera de Asturias
15.968 inhabitants

Local contact

agencia de desarrollo local
Marino Sánchez
Centro Sociocultural Las Vegas /Les Vegues
Plaza La Libertad S/N. Les Vegues. 33404.
Corvera de Asturias
++34 985 515 679

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

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:
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
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)
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns