Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Palencia
81.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Enviroment
Gabriel Rubi
C/ Mayor 7, 34001 Palencia
++34 670756802

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
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
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
Mobility management
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders