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 2009

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:
Rua adjacente à Praça Engº Armando Rodrigues com uma extensão de 200m, embora esta zona pareça pequena em dimensão é uma zona central do Concelho, tendo uma grande afluencia de pessoas.
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
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Accessibilities
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas