Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Lisboa
556.797 inhabitants

Local contact

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

Participation 2011

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Apresentação de programa "Para o mercado de bicicleta" - ponto de situação sobre a rede ciclável.
As novas tecnologias ao serviço da mobilidade urbana de Lisboa - apresentação de estratégia de mobilidade para a cidade de Lisboa, bilhética integrada, tecnologias inovadoras na gestão do estacionamento, gestão centralizada da rede de autocarros da CARRIS.
De bicicleta para a escola - Acção de sensibilização da população escolar e instalação de estacionamentos para bicicletas (Escola Secundária de Virgílio Ferreira e EB 2.3 de Telheiras).
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:
Av. Defensores de Chaves: é uma Av. localizada nas freguesias de Nossa Senhora de Fátima e São Jorge de Arroios, que tem início na Av. Casal Ribeiro e fim no Campo Pequeno. Caracteriza-se por ser uma zona dedicada ao comércio.
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
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Launch of accessibility plans
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)