Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Riba-roja de Túria
23.600 inhabitants

Local contact

EcoRiba/Medio Ambiente
JUAN SALVADOR ALCÁCER
Plaça de l'Ajuntament 9. Riba-roja de Túria. València. Spain
++34 636771512

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
20 September
El domingo 20 de septiembre se cortará el tráfico en la carretera de Vilamarxant de 9:00h. a 20:00h. reservando este espacio para peatones y ciclistas.
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:
El domingo 20 de septiembre se cortará el tráfico en la carretera de Vilamarxant de 9:00h. a 20:00h. reservando este espacio para peatones y ciclistas.
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:
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Public transport services
  • 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
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility management
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)