Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Santa Margarida i els Monjos
7.300 inhabitants

Local contact

Environment
Josep Maria Calaf Gozalo
Av. Catalunya, 74
08730 Santa Margarida i els Monjos
++34 93 898 02 11

Participation 2009

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:
New or improved bicycle facilities
  • Improvement of bicycle network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting 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
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Create park and ride stations
Accessibilities
  • Enlargement of pavements
Mobility management
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders