Participating cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Vilafranca del Penedès
39.516 inhabitants

Local contact

Environment
Marta Vallès Vallès
Plaça Jaume I, 8-10
08720 Vilafranca del Penedès
++34 93 892 03 58

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
20 September
Means of transport race
22 September
Cultural walk, "Pedalada Verda"
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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Create park and ride stations
Accessibilities
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
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
Mobility management
  • Elaboration of educational materials