Contact & Activities

Participating city

181.474 inhabitants

Local contact

Urban Planning, Transit and Mobility
Miguel Bandeira
Praça Municipal, 4704-514 Braga
++351 253 203 150

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
“Estradas com Vida” - basquetebol, patinagem, aula de zumba…
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:
20 e 21 - toda a zona dentro das muralhas da cidade.
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)
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Other: Formação sobre este tema a técnicos de IPSS e da autarquia
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns