Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Castelló d'Empúries
11.500 inhabitants

Local contact

Medi Ambient
Ramon Fortià
Plaça Joc de la Pilota, 1
17486 Castelló d'Empúries
++34 972 25 04 26

Participation 2007

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:
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility