Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Palafrugell
22.880 inhabitants

Local contact

Local Police
Santi Rueda
C/ Cervantes, 16
17200 Palafrugell
++34 678642752

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Actividad relacionada con la bicicleta ( a determinar)
17 September
Actividad relacionada con la bicicleta ( a determinar)
18 September
Actividad relacionada con la bicicleta ( a determinar)
19 September
Actividad relacionada con la bicicleta ( a determinar)
20 September
Actividad relacionada con la bicicleta ( a determinar)
21 September
Parque infantil de transito
22 September
Parque infantil de transito /Dia sin coches
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)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • 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
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Introduction or expansion of Urban Vehicle Access Regulation Scheme
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
Freight distribution
  • Introducing cargo bikes
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres