Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Sant Vicenç de Castellet
9.300 inhabitants

Local contact

Environment
Verònica Huguet Puig
Plaça de l'Ajuntament, 10
08295 Sant Vicenç de Castellet
++34 93 693 06 11

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

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 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 services (express services, increase frequency etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)