Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Porto Santo
5.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Gabinete do Ambiente
Rubina Brito
Rua Dr. Nuno Silvestre Teixeira,
Edifício de Serviços Públicos
9400-162 Porto Santo
++351 291 980 640

Participation 2008

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.
Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
Estrada Regional 120, troço entre a Pastelaria "A Pérola" e o Estacionamento junto à Caixa Geral de Depósitos, cerca de 200 metros.
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
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Accessibilities
  • Enlargement of pavements