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 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Encerramento de ruas ao tráfego motorizado.
Disponibilização de veículos a pedais para os interessados circularem na zona histórica.
Disponibilização de transporte urbano gratuito no dia 22 de Setembro.
Actividades desportivas ao ar livre.
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 Ernesto Soares dos Reis, na praça da Cidade. Trata-se de uma zona confinante à zona escolar.
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: Disponibilização gratuita de veículos a pedais
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Other: Utilização gratuita do transporte urbano no dia 22/09
Accessibilities
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns