Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Barcelos
120.492 inhabitants

Local contact

Departamento de Planeamento Urbanístico e Ambiente
Hugo Lomba
Largo do Município
4750 Barcelos
++351 253809600

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Passeio de Bicicleta com as associações do concelho
Circuito de Trânsito " Barcelos em Movimento"
Bikesharing
BikeBus
Abertura da Exposição "Mobilidade Sustentável, Cidade Saudável"
Jazz ao Largo
17 September
Palestra de Sensibilização - Transporte Multimodal
Viagem Inaugural do Sistema de Transportes Urbanos "BarcelosBus"
18 September
Transporte Urbano "BarcelosBus" Gratuito
Circuito da Escola Móvel de Trânsito- Escolas do Concelho
Passeio de Lagarta eléctrica
Desporto de rua "Barcelos Saudável"
Bikesharing
19 September
Transporte Urbano "BarcelosBus" Gratuito
Circuito da Escola Móvel de Trânsito- Escolas do Concelho
Passeio de Lagarta eléctrica
Bikesharing
Caminhada Histórica Noturna
20 September
Transporte Urbano "BarcelosBus" Gratuito
Circuito da Escola Móvel de Trânsito- Escolas do Concelho
Passeio de Lagarta eléctrica
Bikesharing
Caminhada e Corrida da SEM18
21 September
Transporte Urbano "BarcelosBus" Gratuito
Circuito da Escola Móvel de Trânsito- Escolas do Concelho
Passeio de Lagarta eléctrica
Bikesharing
Mega Aula de Combat
22 September
Transporte Urbano "BarcelosBus" Gratuito
Passeio Multimodal ( comboio+ caminhada+ autocarro)
Circuito da Escola Móvel de Trânsito
Passeio de Lagarta eléctrica
Exposição de Veículos Sustentáveis - Amigos do Ambiente
Corte de área de circulação a veículos de uso individual
Bikesharing
Friends Holi Colour
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:
Avenida da Liberdade/ Avenida Sidónio Pais.
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
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings 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)
  • Other: Implementação de duas linhas de transportes urbanos;
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create park and ride stations
Accessibilities
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas