Contact & Activities

Participating city

Sant Cugat del Vallès
89.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Serafí Martí Barberà
Plaça de la Vila, núm 1
++34 935657000

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
1. Presentació activitats de la SMSS 2021. Inauguració dels tòtems comptador de bicicletes (Rb. del Celler i Cami Can Ganxet).
2. Caminada Popular de Sant Cugat a Barcelona dirigida als treballadors de l'Ajuntament. Sortida a les 17 hores des de l'Ajuntament,
17 September
Difusió de video divulgativo sobre canvi de mode de transport dels treballadors de l' Ajuntament.
19 September
1.Activitats a la zona de vianants de la Carretera de Cerdanyola de 11 a 14 hores.
2.Pedalada popular. Sortida Pl de la Vila a les 11 h.
3. Carpa informativa " Bici sense edat" i Prova Pílot.
22 September
1.Tancament de la Rb del Celler- Davant Ajuntament de 17 a 20 hores. Activitats diverses.
2.Tancament de l'Av. Pla del vinyet direcció Cerdanyola a l'alçada davant Escola Europa. Carril bici per calçada.
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:
Rambla del Celler i Av. Pla del Vinyet.
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)
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Introduction or expansion of Urban Vehicle Access Regulation Scheme
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Create new platforms for freight transfer
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)