Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Barreiro
79.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Departamento de Planeamento, Gestão Territorial e Equipamentos
Emanuel
Largo Alexandre herculano, n.º85 - piso 6
++351 212068173

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Iniciativa "EU VOU", co-promovida pela S.energia (Agência Regional de Energia) e pelos municípios associados (Barreiro, Moita e Montijo).
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)
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)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create park and ride stations
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
Freight distribution
  • Create new platforms for freight transfer
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains