Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Drama
59.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Directory of Programming, Organising and Information
Aikaterini Iosifidou
Vermiou 2 & 1st Iouliou Str. Corner, Zip Code 66133, Drama
++30 2521350665

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
9.00-12.00 : “Electric Rides”, “Bike to School” Updates ● Projection of event videos. ● Interactive workshops with questions and answers about climate and cycling (for children). ● Bring your own bike and discover how it converts into an electric bike. Presentation of bicycles how to convert them in collaboration with Drama Laboratory Center of the 1st Vocational High School of Drama. ● Small walks on a predetermined circular route (Organized by the Non-profit civil partnership “Opsometha is Filippous”-Municipality of Drama).
18.00-21.00: “Electric Rides”, Ebike Happy hours – where the public can ride the electric bicycle to try it (at the same time that the Internet of things system will collect data). Bring your own bike and discover how it turns into an electric one. (Organized by the Non-profit civil partnership “Opsometha is Filippous”-Municipality of Drama).
18.00-21.00: "City Changer Cargo Bike", Cargo bike Try outs in the implementation framework of th eproject CCCB .(Organized by Municipality of Drama).
22.00-24.00: Beginning of a diagnostic program “Short & Green” The International Drama Shot Film Festival has established the Award of Films about the ENVIRONMENT. (Organized by Cultural Organization – “Short Film festival”)
17 September
9.00-12.00 : “Electric Rides”, “Bike to School” Updates ● Projection of event videos. ● Interactive workshops with questions and answers about climate and cycling (for children). ● Bring your own bike and discover how it converts into an electric bike. Presentation of bicycles how to convert them in collaboration with Drama Laboratory Center of the 1st Vocational High School of Drama. ● Small walks on a predetermined circular route (Organized by the Non-profit civil partnership “Opsometha is Filippous”-Municipality of Drama).
9.00-15.00: “Let’s meet the Museum of Drama” The Head Mrs. Vasiliki Poulioudi and the executives of the Ephorate of Antiquities of Drama will host us at the Museum and will show us its exhibits in a pleasant tour. The Actions will take place in groups. (Organized by Ephorate of Antiquities of Drama).
19.30-21.30: Organization of a Seminar as part of the European Mobility Week. (Organized by Municipality of Drama).
22.00-24.00: Beginning of a diagnostic program “Short & Green” The International Drama Shot Film Festival has established the Award of Films about the ENVIRONMENT. (Organized by Cultural Organization – “Short Film festival”).
18 September
9.000-12.00: “Electric Rides” Open presentation to the public with an indicative program:
• Projection of event videos.
• Presentations for the environmental policy and the EU objectives.
• Presentations about climate change and how the electric bike can contribute to that.
• What are the personal and collective benefits of using bicycles when traveling?
• How do they benefit health, body and psychology?
Parallel actions
Ebike Happy hours - where the public can ride the electric bicycle to try it (at the same time the Internet of things system will collect data).
Bring your own bike and discover how it converts into an electric bike
A B C.. Actions -The little friends of the bike, will trained in a model cycling park and will learn the secrets of proper bicycle use ( Organized by the Non-profit civil partnership “Opsometha is Filippous”-Municipality of Drama).
19 September
8.00-12.30: 46 klm race, which will take place on the paths of Kallifytos stream and the area around it. (Organized by Social Cooperative Enterprise “NO PEAKS” with the support of the #holisteRUN and the Community of Kallifitos)
10.30-14.00: Bicycle ride event to Kallifitos VilLage trail park (Organized by Municipality of Drama, Initiative of Pedestrians, Cyclists, Non-profit civil partnership “Opsometha is Filippous”)
11.00-14.00: 10 klm Race, which will take place on the paths of Kallifytos stream and the area around it. (Organized by Social Cooperative Enterprise “NO PEAKS” with the support of the #holisteRUN and the Community of Kallifitos).
9.000-12.000: “Electric Rides” Open presentation to the public with an indicative program: • Projection of event videos. • Presentations for the environmental policy and the EU objectives. • Presentations about climate change and how the electric bike can contribute to that. • What are the personal and collective benefits of using bicycles when traveling? • How do they benefit health, body and psychology? Parallel actions Ebike Happy hours - where the public can ride the electric bicycle to try it (at the same time the Internet of things system will collect data). Bring your own bike and discover how it converts into an electric bike A B C.. Actions -The little friends of the bike, will trained in a model cycling park and will learn the secrets of proper bicycle use ( Organized by the Non-profit civil partnership “Opsometha is Filippous”-Municipality of Drama).
20 September
9.00-12.00 : “Electric Rides”, “Bike to School” Updates ● Projection of event videos. ● Interactive workshops with questions and answers about climate and cycling (for children). ● Bring your own bike and discover how it converts into an electric bike. Presentation of bicycles how to convert them in collaboration with Drama Laboratory Center of the 1st Vocational High School of Drama. ● Small walks on a predetermined circular route (Organized by the Non-profit civil partnership “Opsometha is Filippous”-Municipality of Drama).
18.00-21.00: “Electric Rides”, Ebike Happy hours – where the public can ride the electric bicycle to try it (at the same time that the Internet of things system will collect data). Bring your own bike and discover how it turns into an electric one. (Organized by the Non-profit civil partnership “Opsometha is Filippous”-Municipality of Drama).
18.00-21.00: "City Changer Cargo Bike", Cargo bike Try outs in the implementation framework of th eproject CCCB .(Organized by Municipality of Drama).
19.00-20.00: “I walk and get to know Drama. Route to the Historic Centre” Hiking Route to the Historic Center of Drama, where participants will have the opportunity to explore the area accompanied by Ms Viki Konstantinidou, Art Historian. (Non-profit civil partnership “Emphasis”)
21 September
9.00-12.00 : “Electric Rides”, “Bike to School” Updates ● Projection of event videos. ● Interactive workshops with questions and answers about climate and cycling (for children). ● Bring your own bike and discover how it converts into an electric bike. Presentation of bicycles how to convert them in collaboration with Drama Laboratory Center of the 1st Vocational High School of Drama. ● Small walks on a predetermined circular route (Organized by the Non-profit civil partnership “Opsometha is Filippous”-Municipality of Drama).
18.00-21.00: “Electric Rides”, Ebike Happy hours – where the public can ride the electric bicycle to try it (at the same time that the Internet of things system will collect data). Bring your own bike and discover how it turns into an electric one. (Organized by the Non-profit civil partnership “Opsometha is Filippous”-Municipality of Drama).
18.00-21.00: "City Changer Cargo Bike", Cargo bike Try outs in the implementation framework of th eproject CCCB .(Organized by Municipality of Drama).
22 September
9.30-21.00 Play and learn with OIKOLYNOS and ANNA”,• Constructions workshop, • Treasure Hunt,• Games and activities for our little friends. • Theatrical children’s plays. • Free repair of small appliances. • Demonstration of the use of compactors. • Presentation of an energy autonomous bin for recyclable materials. • Gifts and surprises for everyone.
9.00-12.00 : “Electric Rides”, “Bike to School” Updates ● Projection of event videos. ● Interactive workshops with questions and answers about climate and cycling (for children). ● Bring your own bike and discover how it converts into an electric bike. Presentation of bicycles how to convert them in collaboration with Drama Laboratory Center of the 1st Vocational High School of Drama. ● Small walks on a predetermined circular route (Organized by the Non-profit civil partnership “Opsometha is Filippous”-Municipality of Drama).
18.00-21.00: “Electric Rides” Closing Session.
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:
During the week 16-22 September
• Restriction of vehicle circulation on Kyprou Street, western part of Eleftherias Square in the center of the city of Drama.
• Restriction of vehicle circulation on Dioikitiriou Street between Nikomideias and Kefallinias streets.
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
  • Other: Acquisition of 8 electric bicycles for the employees of the municipality, and 5 bikes for educational reasons in order to disseminate how a bike turns into an electric one.
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)
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • 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
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Introduction or expansion of Urban Vehicle Access Regulation Scheme
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Lowering of pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Removal of architectonic barriers
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles
  • Mobility as a Service (MaaS)
  • Testing automated vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Create new platforms for freight transfer
  • Introducing cargo bikes
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders
  • Provision of incentives and bonuses to employers
  • Permanent access restriction to city centres
  • Launch of seamless transport modes to facilitate access to business areas or other social areas
  • Create systems for buses and walking trains
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas