Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Alimos
41.000 inhabitants

Local contact

PETIA SALIKYRIAKI
Αριστοτέλους 53, 174 55 Άλιμος
++30 69804048401

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Friday 15 September, 2017
Concert with Glykeria
Open Theater "Mary Aroni", Karaiskaki Square
Start Time: 21:30 pm
During the concert the road will remain closed.

Saturday 16 September, 2017
Press Release

Sunday 17 September 2017
"The Games of the Neighborhood"
The forgotten games played by older generations will be shown to children.
El. Venizelou Street , 11:00 a.m - 15:00 p.m
During the action, El. Venizelou, will remain closed for cars.

Sunday 17 & Monday 18 September 2017
Events of the Dancing Folk Group "Steshiros"
Open Theater "Mary Aroni", Karaiskaki Square
Start time: 17:00 pm

Monday 18 September 2017
Workshop
Organize a special workshop aimed at informing stakeholders and citizens on sustainable urban mobility. The public will be briefed in detail on the new bike rental system that the Municipality of Alimos inaugurated this year, as well as the free car charging station of the Municipality and the electronic vehicles that it has built into its potential.
Theater "Karolos Koun", (Ypsilantou & Thiseiou) 19:00 pm - 21:00 pm


Tuesday 19 September 2017
Concert "Flashback to the Greek Song"
Open Theater "Mary Aroni", Karaiskaki Square. Start Time: 20:30 pm
During the concert the road will remain closed.

Wednesday 20 September 2017
Jazz concert with the distinguished pianist Dimitris Kalantzis
Open Theater "Mary Aroni", Karaiskaki Square. Start Time: 20:30 pm
During the concert the road will remain closed.

Thursday 21 September 2017
- 15th Torch Relay
For the 15th year, the Blood Donation Club organizes a torch relay, transferring the message of voluntary blood donation, 17:00 pm - 20:30 pm
- Concert "The Songs of Greek Cinema"
Open Theater "Mary Aroni", Karaiskaki Square. Start Time: 20:30 pm
During the concert the road will remain closed.

Friday 22 September 2017
"Day without a car"
Celebrate with traditional Greek and European dances.
El. Venizelou Street, Start Time: 17:30 pm
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:
Celebrate with traditional Greek and European dances.
El. Venizelou Street, Start Time: 17:30 pm
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
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings 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 the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles