Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Figueira da Foz
62.600 inhabitants

Local contact

Câmara Municipal Da Figueira Da Foz
Paula Pereira
Av. Saraiva De Carvalho
3084-501 Figueira da Foz
++351 233 401 860

Participation 2011

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Utilização dos transportes públicos e meios alternativos aos veículos a combustível fóssil.
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
  • Other: Criação/divulgação de percurso ciclável
Pedestrianisation
  • 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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans