Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Palamós
17.810 inhabitants

Local contact

Environment
Gemma Elias Vilà
Mossen Jacint Verdaguer 12
++34 618 85 41 07

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
19 September
Festa del Pedal al teu aire (del 19 al 27 de setembre)
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create park and ride stations
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility management
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)