Contact & Activities

Participating city

14.500 inhabitants

Local contact

Department of Planning and Development
Demarhiou Sq
55236 Panorama, Thessaloniki
++30 2313301005

Participation 2009

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
-Promotional european mobility week banners will set up in key spots in the city (municipal cinema, mobility educational park and citizen's information centre).
-Promotional material will be distributed to participants attending the Jose Carreras open air concert on September 7th.
- Promotional activities and a rock concert will be organised at the 'Mediterranean Cosmos' shopping centre
- On September 18th & 19th, an ecological car show will be organised with the cooperation of the Auto Business Review Journal and the European Information Centre Europe Direct of Central Macedonia.
- On the site of the show, there will be a floor game on green mobility for children from 6 to 12 years old and on-line games on climate change for teenagers.
- The mayor will arrive on the first day of the show along with citizens on a bicycle.
- There will be bicycles (conventional and ELECTRICAL ones) for visitors to ride.
- Races with electrical radio-controlled model cars will take place.
- A roundtable discussion on improving city climates and green transport will take place with the participation of MEPs, government officials and industry representatives.