Contact & Activities

Participating city

Sant Joan Despí
34.123 inhabitants

Local contact

Enric Tarradellas
Camí del Mig, 9
++34 93 480 60 00

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
14 de setembre: Caminada cultural pel riu Llobregat
20 September
Celebrem el dia sense cotxes: activitats informatives i lúdiques al c/ Bon Viatge i c/ J.F. Kennedy
22 September
Gimcana de la mobilitat: jugatecambiental parcs Fontsanta i Torreblanca
29 de setembre: la Baixcicletada: pedalada per 9 municipis del Baix Llobregat
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)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
  • Other: Présrec de bicicletes elèctriques a joves
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings 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)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)