Contact & Activities

Participating city

Oliveira de Azeméis
71.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Câmara Municipal De Oliveira De Azeméis
António Castanheira
Largo Da República
3720-240 Oliveira de Azeméis
++351 256 600 600

Participation 2011

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
dia 16, 21h30m - Azemeis sobre rodas, passeio noctruno de bicicleta - Centro Urbano;
dia 17, 10h às 18h30m, Laboratório Cenas a Pedal, Praça da Cidade
Dia 18 - Dia Europeu sem Carros
9h30m -Prova BTT Concelhia - Parque Molinologico
10horas - Explorar caminhos- Praça da Cidade, Segways e Karts a pedal
10horas - Demosntração de veiculos electricos - Çargo da Republica
Dia 19 - 10h30m, Demonstração de viaturas eléctricas;
18h30m - Inauguração do Centro de Marchas e Corridas
Dia 20 - 9horas - Executivo municipal em veiculos eléctricos 2 rodas
10h30m - Demonstração de veículos eléctricos
Dia 21 - 10h30m - Demonstração de veiculos eléctricos
Dia 22 - 10h30m - Demosntração de veiculos eléctricos
16h30m - Passeios a Cavalo - Praça da cidade
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:
Envolvente da Praça da Cidade / Av.DºMaria / Rua EngArantes Oliveira
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)
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport network (creation of HOV lanes for public transport modes, new stops, new lines, reserved areas etc)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles