Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Tirane
850.530 inhabitants

Local contact

Directory of Environmenal Policies and Education
Ajlin Petrela
Street "Ded Gjo Luli"

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Tourist visit at Daijas. Departure at 08.00 with public transport. Guide presentation of area farms.
17 September
Pedal the city at ‘’Skanderbeg’’ square, at 11.00
20 September
During the EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK 2021, the Municipality of Tirana has planned activities all week, based on the 2021’s theme 'Safe and Healthy with Sustainable Mobility". On 20 September, at 10.00 at ''Reja'', the meeting will focus on the "Bicycle lanes in Tirana".
21 September
On 20 September, at 10.00 at ''Qendra TEN', the meeting will focus on the "How the way of movement affects public health".
22 September
European day without cars.
Activities will culminate on 22 September with 'Car-Free Day', restricting the traffic on the streets of the city, turning them in recreational space for pedestrians and bike users, at ''Luigj Gurakuqi'' boulevard.
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:
Activities will culminate on 22 September with 'Car-Free Day', restricting the traffic on the streets of the city, turning them in recreational space for pedestrians and bike users.
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)
  • Launch of free-floating bike-sharing schemes
Pedestrianisation
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport