Contact & Activities

Participating city

Arruda dos Vinhos
6.963 inhabitants

Local contact

Proteção Civil/DOAQV
Inês Bruno
Largo Miguel Bombarda
2630-112 Arruda dos Vinhos
++351 263 977 000

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:
Manter durante todo o dia 22 de Setembro uma zona do espaço urbano sem tráfego automóvel, reservado para peões, bicicletas e transportes públicos - 380m - comprimento total da via encerrada no horário das 9h às 17h.
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:
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)