Contact & Activities

Participating city

Lisboa ()
556.797 inhabitants

Local contact

Mobilidade e Transportes
Francisca Ramalhosa
Rua Alexandre Herculano, 46
1269-054 Lisboa Lisbon
++351 213501321

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
16 September
Bike to Work - Street Action
Motivate and congratulate the participants of the bike to work to pass the site as well as any citizen who this morning to travel by bicycle to work, encouraging the use of bicycles as a means of transport
In Lisbon in electric vehicle
Promote the use of electric vehicles - cars, motorbikes and bicycles, and to make test drives

Seminar about Coexistence Areas" and Opening of a Coexistence zone in Passeio dos Fenícios
17 September
Night Solidarity Bike Ride "Cycle-a-Wish"
Biking in favor of Make-a-Wish that seeks to contribute to the realization of children's wishes and young people seriously ill
By Bicycle to the Market
The population is invited to shop in one of the Olivais parish markets, using the bicycle as a means of transport. It is intended to show that intelligent amobilidade promotes the strengthening of the local economy

20 September
Conference "Sustainable Mobility in Lisbon"
Aims to promote a multidisciplinary debate on structuring projects in development in the city as well as the mobility that is intended to Lisbon in order to make it a city more accessible, safe and friendly to all

22 september
Public Transport Day in Lisbon
Implementation of various initiatives to encourage the use of public transport with the support of the main public transport companies of the city
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:
17 September
Telheiras Moving
Activity day for all ages in a closed to traffic street. Bicycles, reduced mobility, alternative transport, health, races, games and more.
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
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places