Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Iż-Żejtun
12.500 inhabitants

Local contact

Stephanie Fenech
Dar iz-Zwieten, Triq Sant' Anglu, Zejtun
++356 99443653

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Launch of the European Mobility Week by the Mayor and Council
17 September
Bike-learning sessions for children and adults.
Online campaign launch including 5K challenge, the promotion of locals using zero emissions for their every day routines, treasure hunting by bike and walking.
18 September
Safety educational and awareness campaign at Zejtun skate park amongst children and young people.
Indoor cycling challenge at a fitness gym
19 September
Survey study about people in the Main Piazza and their mobility preferences.
Free use of city bikes
20 September
Street Sports and continuation of the survey study.
Free use of city bikes
21 September
Car-free Day in the Main Pjazza of Zejtun, activities to include street sports, funky bicycle competition, bike-learning sessions, bicycle/walking discovering historical routes, free use of city bikes, health initiatives from various NGOs and continuation of survey study.
22 September
Closure of the event
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:
The roads leading to the Main Piazza of Zejtun will be closed off and given back to the public for Car-Free Day to be held on Monday 21st September. The roads are Triq il-Madonna tal-Bon Kunsill, Misrah Girgor Bonici, and Misrah ir-Repubblika.
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • European Week of Sport