Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Figueira da Foz
62.600 inhabitants

Local contact

Câmara Municipal Da Figueira Da Foz
Paula Pereira
Av. Saraiva De Carvalho
3084-501 Figueira da Foz
++351 233 401 860

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:
Duas Avenidas marginais, diariamente com grande afluência de trânsito e, três ruas em zonas residenciais e com diverso comércio, numa extensão aproximada total de 2378m
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)
Accessibilities
  • Lowering of pavements