Contact & Activities

Participating city

40.677 inhabitants

Local contact

Catia Pouseiro
Pra├ža da Republica
2300 Tomar
++351 914915986

Participation 2017

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:
We are not going to close streets but we will promote free trips in urban public transport, an exhibition with the theme "sustainable mobility" and promote a competition in schools with the theme "Less cars, more clean air".
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:
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)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)