Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Águeda ()
47.279 inhabitants

Local contact

Divisão de Ambiente e Sustentabilidade
Célia Laranjeira
Câmara Municipal de Águeda
Praça do Município
3754-500 Águeda
++351 234 610 070

Participation 2009

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Acesso gratuito a todos os serviços das piscinas municipais de águeda a cidadãos com deficiencia, durante toda a semana; Promoção de actividades saudáveis de desporto, tais com ciclismo e indoor cycling, 1ª volta ao Concelho de Águeda em Cicloturismo (80Km) e 1ª Maratona IndoorCycling (3H); Prova de Ciclismo para cidadãos com deficiência; Apresentação de uma hidrobicicleta, com o apoio de empresa local (Miralago); 7º Cerciag em Movimento - com actividades diversas - Actividades de aventura; Actividades desportivas; Ateliers de Sensibilização; Ateliers Culturais; Zona de Tradições; Zona Zen; 4º Desfile de Transportes Alternativos
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 network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas