Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Póvoa de Lanhoso
22.772 inhabitants

Local contact

Divisão de Planeamento e Ordenamento do Território
Filipa Gonçalves
Avenida da República, Póvoa de Lanhoso
++351 253639700

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:
A Zona Sem Tráfego Automóvel será a Praça Engenheiro Armando Rodrigues, no centro da Vila da Póvoa de Lanhoso, onde estão reunidas todas as condições para o desenvolvimento das actividades lúdicas planeadas.
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Other: Encerramento de uma rua sazonalmente
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking