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 2013

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Passeio Cicloturístico - Inauguração da Rede Ciclável;
Passeio de Vela;
Percurso Pedestre da Rota de Maiorca;
Percurso Pedestre "O Património em Redor da Minha Escola";
Percuso Arbóreo Pedestre;
Hora do Conto "A Qualidade do Ar da Minha Terra";
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:
- Rua Engº Silva.
- Rua 5 de Outubro.
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Create park and ride stations
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
Mobility management
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres