Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Halki Island
240 inhabitants

Local contact

ROUSSAKIS VASILIOS
HALKI ISLAND
DODEKANESE
GREECE
++30 2246360213

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
car free day on the whole island
17 September
car free day on the whole island
18 September
car free day on the whole island
19 September
programme combining urban fitness, citizen consultations, cultural happenings and educational sessions
20 September
car free day on the whole island
21 September
car free day on the whole island
22 September
car free day on the whole island
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.
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
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • Create park and ride stations
Accessibilities
  • Create wheelchair ramps
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas