Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Amadora
176.000 inhabitants

Local contact

DOM/DTMU
Cecília Reis
Trv. Vasco da Gama, nº 7 2700-833 Amadora
++351 966795208

Participation 2012

The participant is committed to:

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:
Arruamento central da cidade, com características comerciais e elevado trânsito pedonal.
Será condicionado o acesso e permitido apenas a viaturas de emergência, transportes publicos, pessoas com mobilidade reduzida e veículos ecológicos.
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:
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Other: Alteração de um entroncamento em rotunda
Accessibilities
  • Lowering of pavements