Contact & Activities

Participating city

167.446 inhabitants

Local contact

Europe Direct Patra, Region of Western Greece
Evaggelia Athanasopoulou
NEO Patron - Athinon 32
++30 2613613604

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Will take part several activities through the mobility week such as Various events for students and young people. Tours to the historic center, city hikes, bicycle rides, pedestrian walks.
Encouraging the use of bicycles. Dancing shows. Conference day dedicated exclusively to urban mobility and its proper design, and how it acted on the living level of the inhabitants of Patras. On 22nd September free of charge transportation's day.
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:
On 22 September Patras center (from Karolou str to Dim. Gounari str) will be closed from 8am to 8pm.