Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Elx ()
234.765 inhabitants

Local contact

Sustainability Area Of Elx Town Hall
Andreu Cañadas Cuadrado
Pont Ortissos, 13,
++34 644532530

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
- Marchas ciclistas.
- Difusión servicio Bici-Pública.
- Exposición y demo vehículos electricos.
- Autobús híbrido en Lineas Urbanas.
- Campaña informativa muy amplia.
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:
Cierre del Centro Histórico al vehículo particular, generando actividades en las calles.
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:
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)
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Other: Creación de nuevo tramo de Carril Bus incorporando Sistema de Prioridad semafórica
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Other: Ordenanza Municipal de Circulación en Bicicleta.
Mobility management
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
  • Other: Puesta en Marcha de la Mesa de Movilidad con amplia representación institucional y de agentes sociales.