Contact & Activities

Participating city

Pedrógão Grande
4.398 inhabitants

Local contact

Ambiente e Turismo
Sofia Margarida Carmo
Largo da Devesa
3274-909 Pedrógão Grande
++351 236480150

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Realização de percursos pedestre

Disponibilização de bicicletas para andar no centro histórico da Vila restringindo o acesso rodoviario

Workshop "Ar Puro para Todos"
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:
Zona histórica da vila de Pedrógão Grande
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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials