Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Rota
29.030 inhabitants

Local contact

Delegación de Medio Ambiente, Playas y Espacios Naturales
Ayuntamiento de Rota
Plaza de España, Edificio Camoyán 1ª Planta
++34 956 840003

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
PUNTO INFORMATIVO
Colabora: Consorcio Metropolitano de Transportes Bahía de Cádiz
Lugar: Plaza de San Roque
Horario de 10:00 a 13:30 h.
20 September
CHARLA SOBRE LOS BENEFICIOS DEL USO DE LA BICICLETA Y NORMAS DE CIRCULACIÓN DE LOS VEHÍCULOS DE MOVILIDAD PERSONAL
Colaboran: Agentes Tutores de la Policía Local
Lugar: Castillo de Luna (Salón Multiusos)
Horario de 19:00 a 20:00 h.
21 September
CIRCUITO DE ACCESIBILIDAD POR EL CASCO HISTÓRICO Y PUNTO INFORMATIVO
Colabora: Asociación de Discapacitados –Rota)
Lugar: Castillo de Luna
Horario de 11:00 a 12:00 h.
22 September
“DÍA MUNDIAL SIN MI COCHE”
Autobús urbano gratuito durante todo el día

“CIERRE AL TRÁFICO ZONA CENTRO”
(excepto residentes)
Horario de 10:30 a 20:00 h.
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)
  • 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)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport network (creation of HOV lanes for public transport modes, new stops, new lines, reserved areas etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
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
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)
  • Green City Accord (as signatory or in process to sign it)