Contact & Activities

Participating city

22.915 inhabitants

Local contact

Casa do Ambiente
Ana Vanessa Gingeira
Rua das Rosas - Cerrado de Chaves - 2870-293 Montijo
++351 212314776

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Concurso:« Eu vou...»

Seminário: Encontro com a Energia:" As nossas ruas a nossa escolha",
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:
Restrição ao trânsito no centro da cidade, Praça da Republica e ruas adjacentes.
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)
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Other: Instalação de Semáforos com controlo de velocidade
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns