Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

San Cristóbal de La Laguna
153.187 inhabitants

Local contact

Seguridad Ciudadana y Movilidad
Rosario Hernández Eugenio
C/ Consistorio nº 6
++34 922601130

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Charla-Debate " Ciudades con futuro, ciudades con bicis.
Jornada Infantil "! L@s niñ@s queremos ir en bici!".
Pedaleada "Por una movilidad sostenible".
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:
Tramo 1 C/ Tabares de Cala entre C/ Anchieta y al C/Herradores incluida la C/ Bencomo .
Tramo2 C/ Herradores entre la Avd Trinidad y la Plaza de la Milagrosa
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)
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)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Launch of accessibility plans
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials