Fewer cars, more city

Pontevedra ▶ Compact urban center 65,000 residents ▶ Municipality 83,000 residents ▶ Area of influence 400,000 residents ▶ Province 900,000 residents ▶ An economy based on commerce and administrative services ▶ 71 motorized vehicles per 100 residents ▶ 70% of displacements are on foot or by bicycle ▶ 81% of children go walking to school ▶ 67% reduction in CO2 emissions ▶ Average speed: 25.3 km/h ▶ 91% of vehicles do not enter the city center ▶ Zero road deaths after the intervention ▶ Top speeds of 30 km/h citywide ▶ 223 different species of tree ▶ 40 km of footpaths Publisher Council of Pontevedra Dep. Communication. Mayor’s office March 2017 Editions in Galician, Spanish and English More information, other publications and videos: www.pontevedra.gal ok.pontevedra.gal Photography Archivo municipal Gustavo Santos Gustavo Marshall Guillermo González Emilio Suárez Emi Ramírez

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