Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Évora
50.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Divisão de Ambiente Higiene e Mobilidade
Manuel Cordeiro
Praça do Sertório
++351 266777000

Participation 2011

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
"Rotas seguras - educação para a segurança". A rota mais segura de algumas escolas para a praça do Giraldo, em que as crianças são vão a pé acompanhadas pela PSP, e com um tema associado.
Projecto Ciclo - uso da bicicleta em mobilidade. acção de formação e percurso acompnhado com pontos de apoio.
Demonstração
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:
Zona de intervenção do Projecto Acrópole XXI. zona mais central do Centro histórico
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials