Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Vilafranca del Penedès
39.516 inhabitants

Local contact

Environment
Marta Vallès Vallès
Plaça Jaume I, 8-10
08720 Vilafranca del Penedès
++34 93 892 03 58

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

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)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
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 services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
Mobility management
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres