Contact & Activities

Participating city

50.000 inhabitants

Local contact

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

Participation 2012

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
One. Tracing the respiratory capacity.
2nd. Radio Debate on the central theme
3rd. Fiscal Initiative for 1 day - Action to raise awareness of good practice parking and civic behavior, where some students will be asked to wear the role of fiscal.
4th. Steps Initiative Insurance - Awards Ceremony of the final works of students in the completion of work throughout the school year, running man logo on the Square Sertório attended Mascot program dressed rider.
5th. Placement scores at various points of the city, pointing out that the city of Évora's "friend" of bicycles and / or other messages associated with the soft modes.
6th. Exhibition entitled "Mobility in Evora," the partnership with the Photographic Archives of the City of Evora.
7th. Promoting one day under the theme "Riding to Work."
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:
Zone Without Transit Car: Rua D. Isabel, Largo Alexandre Herculano, Rua Vasco da Gama, Largo Marquês de Marialva, Largo Conde de Vila Flor, Rua Francisco Soares Lusitano and Patio do Salema, the movement will only be allowed to public transport, emergency vehicles and clean vehicles.
This is a central area of the city, with plenty of traditional commerce and services.
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 facilities (parking, locks etc)