Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Alimos
41.000 inhabitants

Local contact

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

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Public awareness raising - Distribution of leaflets regarding the European Mobility Week and the activities scheduled during this week in Municipality of Alimos.
17 September
Free entrance for the citizens to the play "The Party of our lives" which will take place in an open public theater . Also, there will be an extensive use of informative material about the participation of Municipality of Alimos to the European Mobility Week.
18 September
Experts transport engineers will speak to students of secondary school regarding the goals of European Mobility Week and the ways in which they can participate.
19 September
Experts transport engineers will speak to students of high school regarding the goals of European Mobility Week and the ways in which they can participate.
20 September
Alternative ways of transportation from and to Municipality of Alimos will be promoted through social media. These indicative transportation modes will be designed on maps and will promote the theme of European 's Mobility Week for 2018 which is "Mix and Move".
21 September
A torch race will be organized in central streets of Alimos. Adults and children will participate spreading the idea of streets use by the pedestrians as well and not only by cars.
22 September
Two major activities will take place during the day.
1. Relay race with bikes will be organized by the seaside road, enabling the cyclists to use part of the main street for this activity.
2. Car free day. A central street of the Municipality will be used only by pedestrians and cyclists. Adventurous games, music, dance and other activities will be offered to citizens and especially to children in order to enjoy the street without traffic and cars.
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:
Eleftheriou Venizelou street in Alimos will be closed to traffic on 22 September.
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:
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)