Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Castelldefels
65.954 inhabitants

Local contact

Secció de Via Pública i Medi Ambient
Marian Sardà Rico
Plaça de l'Església, 1
08860 Castelldefels
++34 93 665 11 50

Participation 2015

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Jornada festiva a la plaça de l’església amb presentació de vehicle més sostenibles ( vehicles elèctrics, autobusos etc..) i tallers de jocs infantils relacionats amb la mobilitat, l’hora del conte sobre mobilitat a la biblioteca, un concurs de fotografia al facebook amb premi d’una bici plegable o elèctrica, circuit de educació vial amb bicicleta, circuit d’accessibilitat, caminada y bicicletada popular.
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 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)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
  • Other: Totes les anterior amb la gestió delegada a l'AMB
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Accessibilities
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials