Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

12.434 inhabitants

Local contact

Medi Ambient i Sostenibilitat
Bibiana Catalán Biel
Av. Pau Casals 9 - 08755 Castellbisbal
++34 93 772 02 25

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
* Divendres 16/09/16 cap vespre - Batnight: descobreix els ratpenats, uns grans desconeguts. Taller de construcció de caixes niu per a ratpenats i passeig nocturn per detectar quiròpters deterctors d'ultrasons.
* Diumenge 18/09/2016 - matí- Pedalada popular contra el canvi climàtic + circuit d'habilitats per a bicicletes + mostra de vehicles elèctrics + espectacle infantil.
*Dimecres 21/09/2016- Mou-te en bici o patinet a l'escola.
*Dijous 22/09/2016- Dia sense cotxes amb activitats i sorpresas durant tot el dia.
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:
Major/Rabella fins a Pi i Margall/Estació
Avinguda Gaudí des del carrer Major fins a Avinguda Pau Casals.
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)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Create park and ride stations
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • 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