Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Coimbra
143.396 inhabitants

Local contact

Espaço Público, Mobilidade e Trânsito
Luís Santos Costa
Praça 8 de maio
++351 239857500

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
VISITA DA COORDENAÇÃO NACIONAL DA SEM
18 September
MATA DA GERIA – Exploração dos caminhos pedonais e cicláveis
19 September
AV. JOÃO DAS REGRAS, CORTE DE TRÂNSITO DAS 9H ÀS 19H - Atividades desportivas e culturais
PASSAPORTE DO CICLISTA COM ESTAÇÕES AO LONGO DA CICLOVIA
CIRCULAÇÃO GRATUITA NOS AUTOCARROS DOS SMTUC DURANTE TODO O DIA
20 September
“UM DIA COM O COMBOIO”
21 September
WEBINAR "MOBILIDADE SUSTENTÁVEL: UM COMPROMISSO COM O FUTURO"
22 September
PASSEIO DE BICICLETA: Polo II - Polo I (ida e volta)
DEBATE : "Será Coimbra Ciclável?"
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)
  • Launch of free-floating bike-sharing schemes
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
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)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create park and ride stations
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
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
  • New regulations for freight distribution