Contact & Activities

Participating city

21.394 inhabitants

Local contact

Mónica Cuenca
Plaza Consistorial, Nº 2
46340 Requena
++34 96 230 14 00 ext-2205

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Week of activities:
- In town without my car
- Popular Bike tour (turist tour by bike to show the city and to increase mobility by bike)
- Proyection film: "La Bicicleta" ( The bike)
- Conferences, lectures
- "Self-repair" for bikes
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:
Urban city center ( we have to still decide some boundaries with police criteria). We will try to do the area as big as we can.
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 facilities (parking, locks 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)
  • Other: One month availability test of one bus line in order to connect urban city with industrial area.
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans