Contact & Activities

Participating city

Santa Cruz da Graciosa
4.267 inhabitants

Local contact

Divisão de Ambiente, Serviços Urbanos, Águas e Saneamento
Luzia Cordeiro
Largo Vasco da Gama SN
Santa Cruz da Graciosa
++351 295730040

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
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
  • Other: Planeamento em conjunto com DREn de um Sistema de Partilha de Bicicletas Elétricas no concelho de Santa Cruz da Graciosa
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Create park and ride stations
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles