Contact & Activities

Participating city

9.360 inhabitants

Local contact

Eirini Lazari
Chora, Andros
PC: 84500
++30 2282360235

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
1) art or painting competition in primary schools
2) closing the main road of Batsi and organizing an event, presenting traditional dances
3) movie screening in cooperation with the islands' Cinema Club. ("My left foot", 1989, a movie about people with reduced mobility and the problems they face in their every day life)
4) organizing a hiking tour for the students, providing information about safe mobility and building a stronger connection with the nature
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:
organizing a cycling event or a hiking tour with the participation of the Mayor and the citizens of Chora
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:
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Launch of accessibility plans
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles