Participating towns and cities

GreecePtolemaida, Greece

42.515 inhabitants
Πολιτισμού-Τουρισμού & Δημοσίων Σχέσεων
Dimitrios Karakasidis
25 Martiou, 15
50200 Ptolemaida
(++30) 6948942475 / 6973794325
Ptolemaida already registered 7x for EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in: 2023 2022 2021 2020 2019 2016 2015

Participation 2020

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Ptolemaida organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2020, taking into account the annual theme.

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Ptolemaida 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) planned
Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc) planned
Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc) planned
Extension or creation of new greenways planned
Public transport services
The development of accessible transport services for all planned
Traffic calming and access control scheme
Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools planned
Reduction of outside parking zones planned
Create park and ride stations planned
Create wheelchair ramps planned
Enlargement of pavements planned
Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights planned
Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility planned
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
Use of clean vehicles planned
Freight distribution
New regulations for freight distribution planned
Use of clean vehicles planned
Mobility management
Adoption of school travel plans planned
Launch of awareness-raising campaigns planned
Elaboration of educational materials planned
Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders planned
Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places planned

Car-free day Car-free day

Ptolemaida carries out a Car-Free Day 2020 and closes off one or more streets to traffic, and opens it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport.