Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

São Martinho de Bougado (Trofa)
37.581 inhabitants

Local contact

Câmara Municipal De Trofa
Sílvia Gião
Rua Das Indústrias - Apartado 65
4785-624 Trofa
++351 252 409 851

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Exposição temática: veículos alternativos
Na cidade sem o meu carro - Encerramento da Rua Conde S. Bento ao trânsito com animação de rua e actividades desportivas
Percursos Verdes – Caminhada na Natureza
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:
Rua Conde S. Bento - Freguesia de S. Martinho de Bougado
Dimensão: 275 m (comprimento total da via encerrada em metros lineares)
População Redidente: 350
Número de lojas: 46
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:
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools