Contact & Activities

Participating city

209.442 inhabitants

Local contact

Gabinete de Planeamento
Julio Varela
Câmara Municipal de Loures
Gabinete de Planeamento
Praça da Liberdade
2670-393 Loures

Participation 2015

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
The municipality of Loures will organize several activities taking into account the focal theme, such as:
>Conversation between grandparents and grandsons and simultaneous Exhibition of photographs picturing the populations’ ways of dislocation in the past and in the present using the City’s archives
> Bicycle driving lessons
>hiking activities
>The mobility triathlon (to demonstrate in a playful way that the ways of dislocation between Loures and Infantado can be made in a sustainable way, using for that matter the intermodality present in pedestrian, cycling and public transportation),
>“Rodinhas amigo das bicicletas” (“Rodinhas bicycles’ friend”) project (The auto buses from all three Rodinhas’ services (Moscavide/Portela, Sacavém and Camarate) will be redecorated (front and back sides) with Semana da Mobilidade/Mobility Week’s graphic line created by the City Council and will be prepared in order to allow bicycles mounting on their interior promoting multimodality - permanent measure.
>Seminary about “Do the rigth mix - Choose. Change. Combine.” with presentation of the municipally projects in bicycle lanes.
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 facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Other: Launching of a project with demonstration in Rodinhas Moscavide/Portela – urban collective public transportation service from Rodoviária de Lisboa company partnering with Loures’ city. The auto buses