Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Novelda
27.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Environment
Francisco Javier Soro
C/ Mayor, 6
03660 Novelda
++34 965 60 90 53

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Rueda de prensa de presentación.
17 September
Encuentro por la movilidad sostenible. Actividades en el Parque de Tráfico y realización de Ruta ciclista por recorrido definido
20 September
Actuación de señalización de calles a velocidad máxima de 20 Km, pacificación de calles con el fin de garantizar la seguridad de los peatones y el desplazamiento por otros medios alternativos al vehículo privado.
22 September
Día europeo sin coche. En horario de tarde, cerrar las calles del centro para peatones (Emilio Castelar, La Font, Jaume II y entorno de la Glorieta)
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:
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
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 wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Launch of accessibility plans
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)