Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

La Vall d'Uixó
32.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Policía Local
Ximo Amiguet Sáiz
Avenida Jaime I, nº18
++34 655521360

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
10:30Pedalada Stars. Los 12 colegios de primaria (6º) y los 3 IES (1ºESO) confluyen en en centro de la ciudad para iniciar una pedalada conjunta en bicicleta. Se calcula unos 600 alumnos.
17 September
22:00 Paso Nocturno "Green city". Paseo a pié, bicicletas, patines o Kangoo Jumps para trazar un recorrido en el que una técnico de medio ambiente no hará de guía para contemplar la vegetación y árboles monumentales de la población.
18 September
11:00 Feria de la salud y exhibición de vehículos sostenibles.
Cenas de los barrios en las calles.
19 September
08:00 Marcha a la partida de l'Anogueret i Mines de Terreta.
20 September
Presentación de Metrominuto: "a prop i a peu"
22 September
Día sin coches: Peatonalización virtual de la C/Benigafull y parte de la Avd. Corazón de Jesús. Los comercios participarán sacando su actividad a la calle, decorando las fachadas de sus comercios.
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)
  • Other: Parque abierto de Educación Vial
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
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Introducing cargo bikes
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
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas