European Mobility Week will be celebrated with a series of events between 16-22 September under the coordination of UMT. President Ekrem Yüce said, “The spread of alternative transportation methods instead of individual vehicles, the preference of bicycle and pedestrian transportation, and the use of public transportation are very important for both a healthy life and social order. On this occasion, I congratulate the European Mobility Week and wish the programs that will raise awareness to be beneficial ”.
Sakarya Metropolitan Municipality, Turkey Union of Municipalities of coordination Sakarya Youth and Sports Provincial Directorate, Cyclists Association Sakarya Branch Sakarya Bicycle and Outdoor Sports Association Between 16-22 September with the cooperation 'will celebrate European Mobility Week on with a series of events. This year's theme of the event, which has been held with a different theme every year since 2002, will be 'Zero Emission Mobility for All'.
Active life will be encouraged
September 16 will begin on Wednesday, September 22, Tuesday and will continue until the day of the event, inviting all citizens Chairman Ekrem Yüce, "Union of Municipalities of Turkey will perform at the event in our city, in coordination with our European Mobility Week. We will encourage our citizens to live active life with a different program every day until Tuesday, September 22. The spread of alternative transportation methods instead of individual vehicles, the preference of bicycle and pedestrian transportation, the use of public transportation vehicles are at a very special point for both health and transportation convenience. On this occasion, I congratulate the European Mobility Week and wish the programs that will raise awareness to be beneficial ”.
Events will start with the opening program
This year, the mobility week activities, which will be held with the theme of "Zero Emission Mobility for Everyone", will start on Wednesday, September 16 with the opening program and the launch of the 'Let's Pedal in the Black Sea' project, which is supported by the European Union, and a tour will be organized with the participants in the Sunflower Bicycle Valley. . Within the scope of coronavirus measures, the opening program, which will be organized by respecting the mask, social distance and hygiene rules, will start at 18.00 in Sunflower Bicycle Valley.
Sakarya will go to work by bicycle
Following the opening program, the mobility week activities will start on Thursday, September 17, and will continue with the social media event 'Sakarya Goes to Business by Bicycle' that will last throughout the week. Citizens who go to work with their bicycles will be given bicycles to 5 people among the videos that come under the post shared with the tag # SakaryaİşineBicycleGidiyor on the SakaryaBld twitter address, which is the official account of the Metropolitan Municipality. It will meet the participants in surprise gifts. On Friday, September 18, activities will continue with "Safe Driving Training for Children" in Sunflower Bicycle Valley. Safe driving training will be given to children at 14.00:XNUMX.
Awareness for active life will be created
The activities of the mobility week will continue on Saturday, September 19 with a visit to the Veterans Association. The convoy, which will move in front of the Metropolitan Municipality on a bicycle due to the 19 September Veterans Day, will reach the Veterans Association via Çark Caddesi and the National Garden. The event, which is organized to raise awareness of active life, will start at 14.00:20. On Sunday morning, September 21, the mobility week activities will continue with morning sports and exercise program to be held at the Millet Garden. On the evening of Monday, September XNUMX, the famous sportsman talks and movie screenings will be held at the Millet Garden.
The activities will end with a city tour
In the last program of the mobility week activities, a city tour will be held on the occasion of "World Car Free Day". The city tour, which will start from Yeni Mosque, will continue on Boulevard and Çark Caddesi and will end at the Millet Garden. While all citizens are invited to the city tour that will start at 11.00:XNUMX, it was stated by the Metropolitan Municipality that an awareness of active life will be created with the activities to be held throughout the mobility week in Europe, in our country and in our city.