Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

13.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Gabriela Alonso Sampedro
Calle Manzanedo, 27
39740 Santoña (Cantabria)
++34 942628590

Participation 2008

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
- Charlas en los colegios
- Insercion de información relacionada con "Aire limpio para todos" en la web del ayuntamiento
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:
Zona Centro
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
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials