Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Águeda ()
47.279 inhabitants

Local contact

Divisão de Ambiente e Sustentabilidade
Célia Laranjeira
Câmara Municipal de Águeda
Praça do Município
3754-500 Águeda
++351 234 610 070

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Sensibilização da população para as questões da mobilidade e das necessidades das pessoas com mobilidade condicionada.
Acções de sensibilização para as questões da segurança rodoviária.
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
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Other: Adaptação de zonas pedonais a deficientes e pessoas com mobilidade condicionada
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)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders