Contact & Activities

Participating city

Χερσονήσος ()
53.337 inhabitants

Local contact

Planning, Development & Internal Audit Department EU Projects
Eftichia Andrianou
Gournes, 70014
Heraklion, Crete, Greece
+30 281 3 404 661

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Ποδηλατάδα, Ομιλία για την Οδική Ασφάλεια
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:
There will take place a bicycle tour from the Hersonisos Municipality Hall, Gournes, to the hotel Amirandes and Back (12 Klm).
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 facilities (parking, locks etc)
Public transport services
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
  • Launch of accessibility plans
Mobility management
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres