Contact & Activities

Participating city

209.442 inhabitants

Local contact

Gabinete de Planeamento
Julio Varela
Câmara Municipal de Loures
Gabinete de Planeamento
Praça da Liberdade
2670-393 Loures

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
20 September
Passeio ciclável no percurso Moscavide - Portela
21 September
Passeio pedestre noturno no Parque da Várzea e Costeiras de Loures
22 September
Passeio ciclável integrado no programa da Área Metropolitana de Lisboa - Percurso Loures - Moscavide - Lisboa
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)
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • 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)
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)