Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Castellón de la Plana
180.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Sección de Movilidad
Valentin Martinez Hervas
Pza. Mayor 1. Castellón de la Plana C.P 12001
++34 964 355 123

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the José Royo Geologist Park
Children's workshops and recreational-educational activities on sustainable, healthy and safe mobility with CEIP Carles Salvador students.
From 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the José Royo Geologist Park
Information point for Mobility Week.
Registration for the March with bicycle for health, organized by the CEU Cardenal Herrera University, which will take place on Sunday 19; inscriptions to the March on foot for health, organized by the Mesa de
Castellón Social Responsibility, which will take place on Saturday 18; mobility suggestion box; information on lines and points of sale of bus and TRAM tickets; information about the process
acquisition of the Bicicas card and loan points, and information on respectful mobility.
ITB de Bicicas.
Free technical inspection of bicycles.
17 September
From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Mar Egeo Square
Children's workshops and educational-recreational activities on sustainable, healthy and safe mobility with students from CEIP Jaume I and Vicent Artero.
From 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Plaza Mar Egeo
Information point for Mobility Week.
Registration for the March with bicycle for sustainable mobility, organized by the CEU Cardenal Herrera University, which will take place on Sunday 19; registrations for the March on foot for mobility
Sustainable, organized by the Castellón Social Responsibility Table, which will take place on Saturday 18; mobility suggestion box; information on lines and points of sale of tickets
bus and TRAM; information on the process of acquiring the Bicicas card and loan points, and information on respectful mobility.
ITB de Bicicas.
Free technical inspection of bicycles.
From 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Huerto Sogueros square
Bicycle repair workshop, bike school, information stop and massive music criticism. Organized by the Castelló en Bici collective.
18 September
From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Navarra Street and Rey Don Jaime Avenue
Park (ing) Day.
Temporary use of the blue zone parking spaces as spaces for revitalization. Music concerts, street sports (mini-soccer, tennis, etc.), talks and free family activities, with
the collaboration of the Department of Commerce and Decathlon Castellón.
At 11:00 on Lidón avenue
March on foot for Sustainable Mobility
Departure at 11 am from Lidón avenue (sculpture of oxen) and walk to Rey Don Jaime avenue. March on foot organized by the Castelló Social Responsibility Board. Enrollments
in advance at the Mobility Week information point or by sending an email to Proyectosmesarsc@gmail.com.
19 September
At 10:30 in Avenida del Mar
Cycling for sustainable mobility
Free bike ride organized by CEU Cardenal Herrera University. Departure from Avenida del Mar (old Fairgrounds) and circular route by bicycle to the Grau de Castelló.
Dynamization of activities at the end of the march. Previous registrations at the Mobility Week information point or that same day at 10 a.m. at the access control.
20 September
From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Pont de Ferro park
Children's workshops and educational and recreational activities on sustainable, healthy and safe mobility with CEIP students Enric Soler i Godes, Illes Columbretes and Gaetà Huguet.
From 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Pont de Ferro park
Information point for Mobility Week.
Suggestion box on mobility, information on lines and points of sale of bus and TRAM tickets, information on the process of acquiring the Bicicas card i loan points and
information on friendly mobility.
ITB de Bicicas.
Free technical inspection of bicycles.
21 September
From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Carmen Albert Botanical Park
Children's workshops and recreational-educational activities on sustainable, healthy and safe mobility with CEIP Manel Garcia Grau students.
From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Boulevard Blasco Ibáñez
Children's workshops and recreational activities on sustainable, healthy and safe mobility with CEIP Bernat Artola students.
From 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Carmen Albert Botanical Park
Information point for Mobility Week.
Suggestion box on mobility, information on lines and points of sale of bus and TRAM tickets, information on the process of acquiring the Bicicas card i loan points and
information on friendly mobility.
ITB de Bicicas.
Free technical inspection of bicycles.
22 September
European Car Free Day
Opening of downtown streets to pedestrians and traffic cut. Access to non-polluting vehicles and loading and unloading services will be allowed.
Restricted area: downtown area - historic nucleus: Plaza de la Paz, Gasset street, Rey Don Jaime avenue, Zaragoza street, Navarra street, Arrufat Alonso street, Clavé square, San Luís street and Conde Pestagua street.
From 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Ribalta park
School macrobicycle for sustainable mobility.
The CEIPs Bernat Artola, Carles Salvador, Enric Soler i Godes, Gaetà Huguet, Illes Columbretes, Jaume I, Manel Garcia Grau and Vicent Artero participate. Student exhibition, lunch and bike ride.
Exhibition of cubes by the students of the educational centers.
From 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Ribalta park
Information point for Mobility Week.
Suggestion box on mobility, information on lines and points of sale of bus and TRAM tickets, information on the process of acquiring the Bicicas card i loan points and
information on friendly mobility.
ITB de Bicicas.
Free technical inspection of bicycles.
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.
Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
The entire urban nucleus of the city will be closed to traffic.
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:
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Accessibilities
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)