Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Bahía Blanca
400.000 inhabitants

Local contact

NGO Plataforma Sustentabilidad Integral
Guillermo Liverotti
Juan Molina 241, Bahia Blanca, Provincia de Buenos Aires, Argentina
++54 92914425614

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Conference to present the activities in the European Mobility week at Bahia Blanca
17 September
Ride on a bike and visit different french monuments and main interests in the city.
18 September
LIVE activities in World Bike Forum regarding the importance of use sustaintable ways of transport. Street and safety rules.
19 September
LIVE activities in World Bike Forum regarding the importance of use sustaintable ways of transport. Street and safety rules.
20 September
Ride on a bike and visit different basketball places in the city because Bahia Blanca is the capital of Basketball in Argentine.
21 September
Conferences regarding health of using sustaintable ways of transport
22 September
Actions with differents NGO about World Car-Free Day.
To the work using a sustaintable ways of transport
To the school using a sustaintable ways of transport
Ride on a bike and visit different italian monuments and main interests in the city.
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)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • 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)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
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
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Launch of accessibility plans
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans