Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
384.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Sección de Movilidad y Educación Vial
Patricia Conde Martín
Calle Carlos M. Blandy, 51 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
++34 686631416

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
10.00.- Rueda de prensa para presentación de los resultados de la Encuesta de Movilidad realizada por Guaguas.
17 September
9.30 – 13.00.- II Jornada Técnica de Movilidad (Cámara de Comercio); "Distribución Urbana de Mercancías. Última Milla".(Cámara de Comercio)
11.00.- Exposición Yeray verseador (Manuel Becerra).
18.00 – 20.00.-Curso gratuito- Biciescuela. (Parte Alta Estación Guaguas San Telmo)
20 September
11.00 – 13.00 Programa SER monográfico Movilidad. David Perdomo (Mesa y López).
21 September
8.30--13.30.- Actividad para mejorar En bici al cole (Fernando Guanarteme)
11.00.- Rueda de prensa para presentar Paradas a demanda (Plaza Stagno)
18.00 – 20.00.- Curso gratuito- Biciescuela. (Parte Alta Estación Guaguas San Telmo)
22 September
Firma de carta de adhesión al proyecto Star de la DGT. Jefatura Provincial de Tráfico Las Palmas.
Nota de prensa informando sobre el Lanzamiento convocatoria certamen Mueve tu talento
17.00-19.00 Curso gratuito. Circulación Segura (Parque Ed. Vial)
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)
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)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Other: pictogramas inclusivos en pasos de peatones
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Other: Segundas Jornadas Técnicas por la SEM21 "Distribución Urbana de Mercancías. Última Milla" a celebrar en la Cámara de Comercio de Gran Canaria con los agentes sociales implicados
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)