Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Beja
21.658 inhabitants

Local contact

Câmara Municipal De Beja
Maria Goreti Margalha
Praça Da República
7800-427 Beja
++351 284 311 800

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

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.
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
  • Other: Utilização da bicicleta na cidade
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Mobility management
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres