Participating cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

São João da Madeira
21.741 inhabitants

Local contact

Câmara Municipal De S. João Da Madeira
Raquel Chumbinho
Av. Da Liberdade - Fórum Municipal
3701-956 S. João da Madeira
++351 256 200 200

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
17 September
Transporte público - TUS - transportes urbanos de S. João da Madeira , gratuito toda a semana
18 September
Transporte público - TUS - transportes urbanos de S. João da Madeira , gratuito toda a semana
19 September
Transporte público - TUS - transportes urbanos de S. João da Madeira , gratuito toda a semana
20 September
Transporte público - TUS - transportes urbanos de S. João da Madeira , gratuito toda a semana
21 September
Transporte público - TUS - transportes urbanos de S. João da Madeira , gratuito toda a semana
22 September
Deixar a Marca, em articulação com o Turismo Industrial, será fechada a rua ao trânsito para que toda a população 'deixe a sua marca'.
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:
Pedestrianisation
  • 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)
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns