Contact & Activities

Participating city

176.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Cecília Reis
Trv. Vasco da Gama, nº 7 2700-833 Amadora
++351 966795208

Participation 2015

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.
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:
  • Other: Extension and creation of pedestrian urbanways in a residential area and inside a greenpark. Final project of an extension to a train/subway station.
Public transport services
  • Other: Related to an extension of a subway line to a train station, a project was executed ceating new bus stops, reestruturing the pedestrian acess to the station, parking and car circulation.