Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Sopelana
11.861 inhabitants

Local contact

Agenda Local 21
Ohiane Soto
SABINO ARANA, 1
48600 Vizcaya
++34 944 065 500

Participation 2009

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
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:
New or improved bicycle facilities
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Other: car sharing
Mobility management
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas