Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Larissa
146.926 inhabitants

Local contact

Department of Operational Planning
Maria Nikolaidou
Ionos Dragoumi 1, 41222, Larissa
++30 2413500237

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Dissemination of the EMW 2020 message and the activities in Larissa in Municipal radio station, following the Mayor's press conference on the 15th of September

Electromobility Exhibition of electric cars, bicycles, skates, wheelchairs
10.00 am - 22.00 pm in Central Square with the participation of 9 businesses (car dealerships & bike shops)
17 September
Electromobility Exhibition of electric cars, bicycles, skates, wheelchairs
10.00 am - 22.00 pm in Central Square with the participation of 9 businesses (car dealerships & bike shops)
18 September
Electromobility Exhibition of electric cars, bicycles, skates, wheelchairs
10.00 am - 22.00 pm in Central Square with the participation of 9 businesses (car dealerships & bike shops)
19 September
Central Sq
Electromobility Exhibition of electric cars, bicycles, skates, wheelchairs
10.00 am - 22.00 pm in Central Square with the participation of 9 businesses (car dealerships & bike shops)

10.30 am - 1rst Ancient Theater of Larissa
Eforate of Antiquities of Larissa, Association of Friends of the Diachronic Museum of Larissa
Open Cultural Walk in the center of the city

1rst Ancient Theater
17.00 - 19.00, Cycling Academy of Municipality of Larissa & Cycling Association of Larissa "PINIOS"
Open Cycling Route (Venizelou str - G. Lampraki str - Alkazar Park - St Achilleus Roundabout - Kentavron str - Kiprou str - Papanastasiou str - 1rst Ancient Theater)

18.30 - 19:30, Alkazar Park
TOUR d 'Europe via Larissa! - Outdoors activity of the French Institute of Larissa for primary school children
Come and walk in Europe, following the rules of pedestrian behavior and knowing the major European cities. Who is the best European citizen? Who will get the pedestrian license?
20 September
Car-Free Day

10:00 - 14:00 Central Square
"Ride with the city train", Urban Bus Company of Larissa

1rst Ancient Theater of Larissa
11.00 - Regional Federation of People with Disabilities
Open Cultural Route

Electromobility Exhibition of electric cars, bicycles, skates, wheelchairs
10.00 am - 22.00 pm in Central Square with the participation of 9 businesses (car dealerships & bike shops)
21 September
Electromobility Exhibition of electric cars, bicycles, skates, wheelchairs
10.00 am - 22.00 pm in Central Square with the participation of 9 businesses (car dealerships & bike shops)

20.00-21.00 Central Square - video projection with the interventions in the city for the implementation of the Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan
22 September
Electromobility Exhibition of electric cars, bicycles, skates, wheelchairs
10.00 am - 22.00 pm in Central Square with the participation of 9 businesses (car dealerships & bike shops)

20.00-21.00 Central Square - video projection with the interventions in the city for the implementation of the Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan
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:
On Car-Free Day (will be organized on Sunday 20/9/2020) we'll be closing the central area (from 10.00-14.00) enclosed by the streets: Mandilara str, Panagouli str, Olympou str, Georgiadou str, Manolaki str and Papanastasiou str
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
  • Improvement of bicycle network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting 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
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Other: Creation of low-traffic roads in the greater central area
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • European Week of Sport
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)