Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Almeirim
12.812 inhabitants

Local contact

Ambiente
Pedro Ribeiro
Rua 5 de Outubro
2080 ALMEIRIM
++351 243594131

Participation 2010

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
"Ecotroca" Exchange of recycling material for bus tickets.
Sell of 125 bicycles.
Pedestal historical walk inside the city.
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:
It is the zone near a public park, one of the areas with more cars in a normal 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 facilities (parking, locks etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials