Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Almeirim
12.812 inhabitants

Local contact

Ambiente
Pedro Ribeiro
Rua 5 de Outubro
2080 ALMEIRIM
++351 243594131

Participation 2011

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Incremento do nº de kms de ciclovia.
Melhoria da oferta das bicicletas de uso publico.
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:
Encerramento ao trânsito automóvel da Av. D. João I, no troço entre a Rua Dr. Mário Soares e a Rua das Milheiras. Realização, neste espaço, de várias actividades lúdicas ou demonstrativa de boas práticas ambientais. Disponibilização, para uso nestes espaço, de Segway's e bicicletas ALgira. Insuflável para crianças.
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
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns