Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Funchal
111.892 inhabitants

Local contact

Câmara Municipal do Funchal
Lívia Silva
Praça do Município
9000-512 Funchal
++351 291 21 10 53

Participation 2014

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
No presente ano as atividades pretendem demonstrar a importâncias das ruas nas vivências urbanas, pelo que todas as atividades focam-se na sustentabilidade do sistema de mobilidade, em especial para a necessidade da utilização dos modos suaves, como o andar a pé.
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:
A cidade do Funchal pela primeira vez aplica uma ZSTA. Serão fechadas um conjunto de vias no centro do Funchal, ou seja zonas que ficam no coração 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 network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)