Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Larnaka ()
65.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Mayor
Andreas Vyras
Larnaka Municipality, P.O.Box 40045
6300 Larnaka
++357 24653333

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
17 September
An open dialogue with citizens on improving mobility in the city, will be organized. The title is "How to turn a car-centric city into a human-centered city".
20 September
On Friday, 20th of September 2019, we invite the citizens in a beautiful walking tour in the historical part of the town with two guides (Greek & English) able to explain the history of the area. Our main target is to highlight the importance of walking together and enjoy our cities.
«Come to meet Skala»
22 September
On the 22nd of September, one of the main streets of Larnaka, the Promenade Street will close all day long for the cars. This big open road, has a lot of traffic every Sunday and with the closing we give them the opportunity to walk and enjoy it.
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:
On the 22nd of September, one of the main streets of Larnaka, the Promenade Street will close all day long for the cars. This big open road, has a lot of traffic every Sunday and with the closing we give them the opportunity to walk and enjoy it.
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • European Week of Sport
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)