Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Leiria
119.847 inhabitants

Local contact

Câmara Municipal de Leiria
Ricardo Santos
Largo Da República
2414-006 Leiria
++351 244 839 500

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:
Zona junto ao Centro Histórico de Leiria, que por excelência apresenta um conjunto de belezas naturais e um vasto património arquitetónico, museológico e gastronómico a descobrir, extremamente convidativa a grandes caminhadas
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)
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles