Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Salvador (Serpa)
4.379 inhabitants

Local contact

Gabinete do Património
Maria Manuel dos Anjos Oliveira
Praça da República
7830 Serpa
++351 284 540 100

Participation 2007

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
- Promoção da Semana Europeia da Mobilidade através de vários materiais de informação nomeadamente, folhetos informativos, faixas de rua, material promocional (autocolantes). Também será realizada a promoção nas rádios, jornais, etc...

- Divulgação dos vários modos de transporte alternativos ao automóvel: a deslocação a pé, a bicicleta, os patins, os transportes públicos, através de campanhas, espectáculos, etc...
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:
- Encerramento da Rua dos Fidalgos o que permite encerrar parte da zona intra-muralhas.
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)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • 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
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places