Participating towns and cities

GreeceLamia, Greece

70.000 inhabitants
Department of organizing & informatics
Ifigeneia Pougkakioti
Fleming & Er. Stavrou
Zip : 35100
(++30) 2231351096

Participation 2010

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Lamia organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2010, taking into account the annual theme.

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Lamia 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 facilities (parking, locks etc)
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)
Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Development of new technologies to improve public transport
The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Create wheelchair ramps
Freight distribution
Create new platforms for freight transfer
Mobility management
Create/establish mobility centers and on-line information services (eg travel planner)
Permanent access restriction to city centres

Car-free day Car-free day

Lamia carries out a Car-Free Day 2010 and closes off one or more streets to traffic, and opens it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport.