Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Orihuela
76.778 inhabitants

Local contact

Medio Ambiente
Teresa Párraga
Plaza Marqués de Arneva, nº1
++34 647314376

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
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)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Create park and ride stations
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Enlargement of pavements
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Charging points for electric vehicles