Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Guimarães
158.124 inhabitants

Local contact

Serviços Urbanos e Ambiente - Divisão de Mobilidade e Transporte
Gabinete de Mobilidade
Largo Cónego José Maria Gomes
++351 253 421 200

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Sábado 16

18h00
A Penha é Nossa - Raising-awareness for the use of soft modes of transport and pedestrian routes.

17h00 - 02h00
Sunset Praça - Sunset in the City Center

Domingo 17
10h30 - 13h00
Dia Sem Carros - Car-Free Day

- TRANSPORTE PÚBLICO GRATUITO - LINHA DA CIDADE
- Free Public Transport

- PARQUES DE ESTACIONAMENTO
GRATUITOS (VITRUS)
- Free Car Parking

10h30
Caminhada Solidária APCG
- Walking for Solidarity

16h00
Cycle Chic - Raising-Awareness for the use of bicycle

16h00
Educabicla - Raising-Awareness for the use of bicycle - Learn about how to ride a bicycle and in security (learn the traffic rules)

Segunda 18
Parking Day

Ação de Sensibilização pelas Escolas do Concelho
Raising-Awareness action about mobility (Guimarães' schools)

21H00
Guimarães Corre Corre
Raising-Awareness about the importance of doing physical exercise - Running in the Urban Center

Terça 19
10h45
Hora do Conto
“A prenda com rodas” de António Mota
Story Time in the Library

Quarta 20
Guimarães à Boleia
Lançamento da plataforma WEB
guimaraes.boleia.net
Guimarães' car sharing platform

21h30
Café com Ambiente
“A partilhar, chegamos mais longe”
Informal Meeting about Mobility (public transport, bicycle, car sharing and the importance of physical

Sexta 22
10h45 E 15H00
Hora do Conto
“O Senho Tráfego” de Maria Dolores Perez – Lucas
Story Time in the Library

21h00
Movidos pelo Futuro
Salão de veículos elétricos e inteligentes no Multiusos de Guimarães
Exposition of electric and intelligent vehicles in Guimarães

21h00
Guimarães à Noite
Passeio de Bicicleta e Demonstração de Bicicletas Elétricas
Raising-Awareness for the use of bicycle - Exposition of Electric Bicycle
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:
Entre as 10h30 e as 13h00 no Largo do Toural e Alameda S. Dâmaso o trânsito será encerrado.
Em contrapartida, a Linha da Cidade dos Transportes Urbanos de Guimarães será gratuita, bem como o estacionamento nos cinco parques públicos da Cidade.

Between 10:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. in Largo do Toural and Alameda S. Dâmaso the traffic will be closed.

Guimarães Urban Transport City Line will be free, as well as car parking in public parks of the City.
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)
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
More details on permanent measures:

Lançamento da plataforma WEB "Guimarães à Boleira", que vai possibilitar que todos os utilizadores percebam como podem rentabilizar as boleias em termos sociais, económicos e ambientais. Os munícipes terão acesso ao perfil da pessoa a quem podem pedir/dar boleia, aos trajetos possíveis e qual a poupança gerada à conta desta partilha de automóvel, bem como o impacto ambiental deste sistema de carpooling.