Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Volos
120.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Volos Municipality
Konstantinos Karagiannis
Mikrasiaton & Makrinitsis
38333 Volos
++30 2421356873

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Bicycle tours around the city.
School kids drawings.
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)
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)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution