Participating towns and cities

Greece Ρέθυμνο (Rethymno) , Greece

62.886 inhabitants
Προγραμματισμού και Ανάπτυξης
Νικόλαος Βώβος
Λ. Κουντουριώτη 80
74100 Ρέθυμνο
(++30) 2831040024
Ρέθυμνο (Rethymno) already registered 10x for EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in: 2023 2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2007

Participation 2007

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Ρέθυμνο (Rethymno) organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2007, taking into account the annual theme.

All week
Several events will take place and the whole old city of Rethymno will be reserved only for pedestrians and bicycles for two days.

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Ρέθυμνο (Rethymno) implements one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.

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)
Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency 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
Create the tactile pavements
Create wheelchair ramps
Enlargement of pavements
Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
Mobility management
Permanent access restriction to city centres

Car-free day Car-free day

Ρέθυμνο (Rethymno) carries out a Car-Free Day 2007 and closes off one or more streets to traffic, and opens it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport.

Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
The whole old city of Rethymno will be restricted to the private car on 19th of September from 11.00 to 23.00 and on 22nd of September the same hours.