Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Vila FRanca do Campo
11.255 inhabitants

Local contact

Ambiente
Ana Borges
Largo do Municipio
9680-115 Vila Fr Vila Franca do Campo
++351 296539100

Participation 2014

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:
Serão encerradas várias artérias que circundam o largo do município onde se localiza o edifício da autarquia.
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 network (creation of HOV lanes for public transport modes, new stops, new lines, reserved areas etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Enlargement of pavements
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns