Contact & Activities

Participating city

556.797 inhabitants

Local contact

Mobilidade e Transportes
Francisca Ramalhosa
Rua Alexandre Herculano, 46
1269-054 Lisboa Lisbon
++351 213501321

Participation 2010

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Presentation of the new taxation scheme for parking;
Opening of the new portal Lisboa-Viva
Mobility week is at the door again, from 16th to 22nd of September, and Lisbon will be participating this year as usual.

In articulation with the government, public transportation companies, local districts, schools, NGO’s and local citizens in general, Lisbon will offer, this year a new set of measures and actions that will enhance the sustainable mobility, increase school safety, present new traffic calming areas (30Km/h), new bike lanes and Bike parking facilities.
Lisbon will also, promote other initiatives regarding bicycle use, park and ride, new ticketing on public transports, pedestrian safety, etc.
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)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
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)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials