Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Amarante
59.270 inhabitants

Local contact

Divisão de Conservação do Território
José Vila Real
Alameda Teixeira de Pascoaes
4600-011 Amarante
++351 255 420 100

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
As acções apresentadas no programa.
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:
No dia 22 de Setembro será encerrado ao tráfego automóvel, a Ponte de S. Gonçalo e a Alameda Teixeira de Pascoaes pelo período das 08h00 às 18h00m, ficando previsto para esta zona a montagem de um circuito de Prevenção Rodoviária a ser utilizado pelas crianças.
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
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
  • Other: Reclassificação do espaço público
Public transport services
  • Other: Nova paragem com ligação a parque de estacionamento
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Other: Redução de velocidade em outras vias
Mobility management
  • Other: Plano estratégico de mobilidade da cidade de Amarante