Participating cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Esplugues de Llobregat
45.890 inhabitants

Local contact

Servei de Manteniment i Espai Públic
Damián Sánchez Gómez
carrer de la Riba, 36
++34 933713350

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
23 setembre
Marxa accesible d'educació viària.
Plaça Santa Magdalena
17 September
25 setembre
Caminada ambiental guiada.
Plaça Catalunya
18 September
Cursa escolar del transport.
Plaça Blas Infante
19 September
Del 24 al 28 de setembre
Cmapanya contaminació acústica dels vehicles amb 2 rodes
carrer Molí cantonada rambla Verge d ela Mercè
20 September
Entrevista sobre la temática: "Impacte de la mobilitat sostenible a les ZBE"
ETV (canal 36 TDT i canal 38 UHF)
21 September
30 setembre
LA BAIX BICICLETADA- Passejada urbana i familiar en bicicleta.
Participen 8 Ajuntaments : l'Hospitalet, Esplugues Llob., Sant Just Desvern, Cornellà LLob., Sant Boi Llob., Sant Vicenç dels Horts, Sant Joan Despí i Sant Feli Llob.
22 September
Dia Sense Cotxes
Plaça Santa Magdalena
Guimcana Patinets Elèctrics
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:
Plaça Santa Magdalena
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)
  • 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)
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)