Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Serpa
6.563 inhabitants

Local contact

Câmara Municipal de Serpa
Sónia Neto
Praça da República
7830-389 Serpa
++351 284 540 100

Participation 2010

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
- Realização de um seminário/workshop sobre mobilidade;
- Promoção de um concurso para o melhor desenho sobre mobilidade. Este concurso é dirigido aos alunos do 1º ciclo do município de Serpa;
- Promoção e realização de ateliers na área da mobilidade e ambiente;
- Acções de sensibilização e de rastreio de saúde pública;
- Animação musical;
- Campanha de divulgação através de folhetos informativos, muppis, cartazes, orgãos de media locais, jornal municipal Serpa Informação;
- Promoção de actividades desportivas.
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:
Vias limitadas: acesso a residentes, bicicletas, serviços cargas / descargas e urgências

Rua Postas de Beja; Rua da Capelinha; Rua dos Fidalgos; Rua Nossa Senhora; Rua do Prior; Rua do Governador; Rua do Poço de Talha; Largo Jorge de Mello; Rua Pedro Anes; Rua da Barbacã; Rua Cadeia Velha e Terreiro D. João.
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
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport network (creation of HOV lanes for public transport modes, new stops, new lines, reserved areas etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas