Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Bayraklı, İzmir
312.264 inhabitants

Local contact

Research and Development Department
Beren KOCAOĞLU KALMAZ
Anadolu Street No:125 Bayraklı /IZMIR Postal Code :35530
++90 533 385 50 72

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
*Opening Speech of the Mayor / Press Release
*Pedalling through Bayraklı (Going to work by cycling activity will be held with the aim of the informing the importance af zero-emission. Non-governmental organizations, associations and Bayraklı Municipality officers and officials will participate.)
*In accordance with the theme of '' zero emission mobility for all '', transportation experts will discuss about the improvement of pedestrianization ,cycyling ways and public transportation
17 September
*Wheelchair Basketball Match
18 September
-Bayraklı Municipality has collected the second-hand bicycles and has repaired them. During the European Mobility Week, these repaired bicycles will be given as a gift to the citizens who need bikes.
19 September
*Sport and art activities to highlight the importance of zero emission mobility for the children and adolescents
-Safe cycling training for children and adults
-Bicycle Repairing Workshop
-Tay Tay Bicycle Riding Workshop
-Making Bookmarks Workshop
-Puppet Making Workshop
-Mask Making Workshop
-Caricature Workshop
-Hand Painting on Canvas Banner Event
-Footballtennis
-Guitar Concert
20 September
*Car Free Day
''The Neighbourhood Is Ours''
-Mustafa Kemal Stereet will be an open street from 12.00 to 22.00 |
-Safe cycling training for children and adults
-Bicycle Repairing Workshop
-Tay Tay Bicycle Riding Workshop
-Making Bookmarks Workshop
-Puppet Making Workshop
-Mask Making Workshop
-Caricature Workshop
-Hand Painting on Canvas Banner Event
-Competitions
-Giving bicycles as a gift to children
-Music Concert
21 September
*Breakfast organizaiton of the Mayor with the bicycle advocacy groups and the local bicycle organizations
22 September
Movie screening to raise awareness in society on the importance of cycling ,pedestrianization and public transportation.
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:
Bayraklı Mustafa Kemal Street wiil be closed to traffic.
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)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
  • Launch of free-floating bike-sharing schemes
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
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)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
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
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Introducing cargo bikes
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials