Contact & Activities

Participating city

Sant Joan D'Alacant
23.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Dario Moreno
Plaza de la Iglesia
03550 Sant Joan D'Alacant
++34 966 01 31 18

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
- Animació als centres educatius per a anar-hi amb bicicleta.
- Presentació de projectes de mobilitat sostenible: peatonalització de zonas del centre historic, creuament semaforitzat per a vianants a la zona de Benimagrell, projecte de partició ciutadana de remodelació de l'entorn de la plaça Maisonnave, etc.
- Concerts a les parades de l'autobus.
- V Volta en bici Sant Joan -Mutxamel.
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:
Es tancarà part del centre històric, concretament part del Carrer San Antoni i del Carrer Major
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 bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Launch of accessibility plans
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
More details on permanent measures:

Implantació del projecte "Biciescola" als centres educatius per integrar la bicicleta com a mitjà de transport normalitzat.