Contact & Activities

Participating city

Westport, Co. Mayo
5.500 inhabitants

Local contact

West Mayo Municipal District
Ann Moore
Altamount Street, Westport, Co. Mayo
++353 098 50400

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
18 September
Car Pool Tuesday - encouraging workers in Westport to consider car pooling to travel to work that day and reduce amount of vehicles at peak times.
19 September
Walk on Wednesday - Lunchtime 30 minute walks
20 September
Cycle on Thursday - Asking individuals to consider cycling to work or school on Thursday and to make use of both the Great Western Greenway and the town greenway in Westport
21 September
Fresh Air Friday - in conjunction with Green Schools Ireland - contact has been made with the primary schools in Westport to suggest that parents, pupils and teachers would travel to school in a sustainable manner, walking, park'n'stride, cycling or carpooling.
Culture Night - A map of the culture night venues circulated showing the town greenway as an means of travelling to the various sights by bike or on foot.
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)