Contact & Activities

Participating city

Arruda dos Vinhos
6.963 inhabitants

Local contact

Proteção Civil/DOAQV
Inês Bruno
Largo Miguel Bombarda
2630-112 Arruda dos Vinhos
++351 263 977 000

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

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:
ZSTA localiza-se no centro da vila de Arruda dos Vinhos, confina com o jardim municipal e com o Centro Escolar de Arruda dos Vinhos. Tem cerca de 193 metros de comprimento.
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 network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Other: Caminhos seguros para estabelecimento escolar
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Lowering of pavements