Participating towns and cities

IrelandCork, Ireland

210.000 inhabitants
Community Culture & Placemaking
Frank Fitzgerald
City Hall
Anglesea Street
T12 T997
(++353) 868127751

Participation 2011

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Cork organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2011, taking into account the annual theme.

All week
Actions will promote alternative mobility and active modes of transport i.e. walking and cycling and also public transport. The aim will be to reach as many people as possible and to have a wide impact. The target audience is the people of Cork and those who travel to the city for work, shopping etc. The following are some of the proposed events:
Big Event: Rebel Pedal Parade
Alternative Mobility Awareness Campaign (Radio/Newspaper/Posters/Flyers
Pedometer Challenge - Routes for Walk/Cycle to Work with large employers (UCC, Apple, ESB etc) Promotion/Giveaways
Pedometer Challenge - Routes for Walk/Cycle to Work - Cork City Council (pedometers/t-shirts/prizes)
Bike Maintenance Workshops
Rickshaw History Tours
Promote Cork Historical Walks
Launch 3rd Historical Walk
Cycle Rack Hire - Cycle to Lunch Locations, e.g Mardyke

Permanent measures Permanent measures

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