Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Igualada
40.742 inhabitants

Local contact

Environment
Gemma Serch i Quintana
Pl. Ajuntament, 1
08700 Igualada
++34 93 803 19 50 (ext. 2255)

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
18 September
Autobusos urbans gratuïts
19 September
Exposició i Circuit per a bicicletes i patinets elèctrics.
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)
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
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)