Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Oliveira de Azeméis
71.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Câmara Municipal De Oliveira De Azeméis
Francisco Silva
Largo Da República
3720-240 Oliveira de Azeméis
++351 256 600 600

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
- Adjudicação do circuito urbano a uma empresa de forma a desincentivar o uso do automóvel;
- Acções de melhoria na zona pedonal
- Divulgação do parque de estacionamento existente como forma de se evitar o estacionamento próximo da zona pedonal;
- Colocação de estacionamentos para bicicletas.
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:
Vão ser fechadas ao trânsito as ruas mais próximas à zona pedonal, nomeadamente:
- Av. António José de Almeida;
- Rua do Emigrante;
- Rua Dr. Manuel Arriaga;
- Rua João Matos de Carvalho.
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)
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
  • Other: Divulgação do parque de estacionamento existente na proximidade da zona pedonal de forma a reduzir o tráfego automóvel no centro da cidade.
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres