Participating cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

A Coruña ()
245.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Sustainable Mobility Departament
Daniel Díaz Grandío
Rúa Caballeros, Estación de Autobuses S/N
15009 A Coruña
++34 981 184200

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Nigth bus for free / Bike urban route /
17 September
Open visits to bus parking facilities / Parking day / Open visits to Traffic Control Room / School concourse of letters and drawings
18 September
Open visits to bus parking facilities / Parking day / Open visits to Traffic Control Room / School concourse of letters and drawings / Safe school paths
19 September
Open visits to bus parking facilities / Parking day / Open visits to Traffic Control Room / "No competitive" transportation race / Bike urban route / School concourse of letters and drawings / Safe school paths
20 September
Open visits to bus parking facilities / Parking day / Open visits to Traffic Control Room / School concourse of letters and drawings / Safe school paths / Close streets to traffic / Projection of safe school paths film / Midtown public space regularization
21 September
Open visits to bus parking facilities / Parking day / Open visits to Traffic Control Room / School concourse of letters and drawings / Safe school paths / Close streets to traffic / Nigth bus for free / Midtown public space regularization
22 September
Open visits to bus parking facilities / Parking day / Open visits to Traffic Control Room / School concourse of letters and drawings / Safe school paths / Close streets to traffic / Nigth bus for free / Roller & ciclyng urban route / Bike school / Midtown public space regularization
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.
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)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Other: Old town pedestrianisation and traffic regulation
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers