Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Vilassar de Dalt
8.950 inhabitants

Local contact

José Fernández Rodríguez
C/ Camí de Mataró, 10
08339 Vilassar de Dalt (Barcelona)
++34 937539820

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Implantació de Camins Escolars
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:
Carrers pròxims als centres escolars i Plaça de la Vila
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:
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Other: Tall al trànsit rodat dels carrers d'accés als centres escolars a les hores d'entrada i sortida
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Other: Ampliació de la flota municipal de vehicles elèctrics (cotxes i bicicletes)
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • 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:

Implantació de mesures de mobilitat per a la reducció del vehicle privat (reconversió de vials en dirección única, canvis de dirección, ...), ampliació dels àmbits de pas dels vianants, ...