Contact & Activities

Participating city

10.753 inhabitants

Local contact

Participation and civility
Núria Perpinyà i Colomer
Pl. de l'Ajuntament, 3
17500 Ripoll
++34 972 71 41 42

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
15 Setembre: festa Sobre Rodes
Taller escolar: fabrica el teu reflectant.
17 September
Taller escolar: fabrica el teu reflectant
18 September
Sensibilització centres de secundària a través de xerrades a càrrec de l'entitat
Coneix la zona de bicicletes i pum truck de Ripoll
19 September
Hora del Conte. Sensibilització Familiar sobre com moure's per contaminar menys.
20 September
Caminada per l'envelliment Actiu.
Taller de manteniment i reparació de bicicletes.
21 September
Visita turística amb segways. Noves alternatives per moure's
22 September
Accés a les fonts de la vila sense cotxe. Activitat per a tota la familia
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.
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
  • Launch of free-floating bike-sharing schemes
  • Other: Tancaments a zones de natura per potenciar l'ús de la bicicleta i l'accés peatonal
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
  • Other: A`rovada nova via verda entre Ripoll i Campdevànol
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Other: Zones d'aparcament per afavorir la rotació de vehicles
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • European Week of Sport