Contact & Activities

Participating city

780.531 inhabitants

Local contact

Directory of Environmenal Policies and Education
Ajlin Petrela
Street "Ded Gjo Luli"

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Lunching green line in Tirana city.
Awarness activities with young students.
Organised a painting-competiton with the week's theme.
Press conference of the Enviromental Minister on the 22. September.
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:
Massive crossing on 22 september at the city center.
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)
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
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)