Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

León
124.772 inhabitants

Local contact

Safety and Mobility
Cristina Villalón Robles
Plaza San Marcelo s/n, planta sótano
24071 León
++34 987 878 237

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Training activity ‘SUMP-SECAP harmonization in the municipality of León’.
Promotion of urban public transport.
17 September
Free transport on line 1 of the urban buses (Armunia-Hospitales) throughout the day.
Training activity ‘SUMP-SECAP harmonization in the municipality of León’.
Roadshow electric vehicle e-go León.
18 September
Roadshow electric vehicle e-go León.
19 September
Open cycling ride for all (If If health and safety conditions allow it).
Roadshow electric vehicle e-go León.
20 September
Theater activity for children, about mobility and health.
Promotion of urban public transport.
21 September
Training activity ‘SUMP-SECAP harmonization in the municipality of León’.
Promotion of urban public transport.
22 September
Free transportation on the 13 city bus lines throughout the day.
Street event.
Training activity ‘SUMP-SECAP harmonization in the municipality of León’.
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
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Other: Creation of the 'Special unit for disability'. Planned.
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • Project EDWARD (European Day Without A Road Death)
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)