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Participating city

Vícar
25.024 inhabitants

Local contact

Concejalía de Educación, Juventud y Salud
Antonio Ruiz Moreno
C/ Escritor Fernando Cano Gea 56. CP 04738 Vícar (Almería)
++34 950553069 extensión 3

Participation 2015

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Charla- Coloquio sobre seguridad vial y movilidad sostenible en todos los centros educativos con ámbito de primaria, secundaria y educación de adultos. (9 centros educativos de infantil, primaria y secundaria; 2 centros educativos de secundaria y bachillerato; y 1 centro de educación de adultos).
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)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Accessibilities
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Other: Se continúa trabajando para eliminar todas las barreras arquitectónicas de todas las instalaciones del municipio.
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
More details on permanent measures:

Ampliación en 10 km de carril bici en las principales arterias de comunicación del municipio. Bulevar Ciudad de Vícar y Bulevar de La Paz.