Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Arganil
12.145 inhabitants

Local contact

Ana Oliveira
Praça Dr. Simões Dias - Apartado 10
3304 - 954 Arganil
++351 235200150

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:
A ZSTA é atualmente um espaço utilizado não só para o trânsito automóvel mas também para estacionamento de veículos ligeiros.
É uma zona comercial bastante ativa do centro da vila de Arganil onde se fizeram intervenções que valorizam o espaço e o tornam mais aprazível, sendo desta forma atribuída prioridade ao pião em detrimento do automóvel.
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:
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers