Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Tomar
40.677 inhabitants

Local contact

Environmental
Catia Pouseiro
Praça da Republica
2300 Tomar
++351 914915986

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
18 September
Caminha noturna intitulada "Mova-se de forma sustentável. Seja saudável"
22 September
Sessões de informação e sensibilização direcionada à comunidade geral
Sessões de informação e sensibilização direcionada à comunidade educativa
Sessões de informação e sensibilização direcionada aos técnicos do município
Transportes Urbanos de Tomar gratuitos
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)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • 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 services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Introduction or expansion of Urban Vehicle Access Regulation Scheme
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)