Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Amadora
176.000 inhabitants

Local contact

DOM/DTMU
Cecília Reis
Trv. Vasco da Gama, nº 7 2700-833 Amadora
++351 966795208

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
As acções encontram-se inseridas nas actividades previstas desenvolver e que abrangem a áreas:
Transportes Públicos;
Pedonalização;
Segurança Rodoviária;
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:
Arruamentos situados na zona centro, de acesso a interface rodo-ferroviário (estação da Amadora), sendo permitida acirculação apenas para peões,T.P., veículos ecológicos, bicicletas, viaturas de emergência e condutores com mobilidade reduzida, no período compreendido entre as 09.00H e as 19.00 Horas, do dia 16 de Setembro.
Arruamentos: Av. Cardoso Lopes e Rua Major Cândido Pinheiro
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
  • Other: Redução do tempo de espera dos peões no atravessamento semaforizado da Rua Elias Garcia - zona Centro
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking