Participating cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Burgas
210.000 inhabitants

Local contact

European policies and programmes
Jana Koleva
26, Alexandrovska Str.
++359 56907458

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
BURGAS

15.09.2017 - 22.09.2017 /information week/ Public Transport Theme: A campaign to promote the possibility of purchasing an electronic ticket for urban transport via a mobile application - six electronic information boards located at key locations in pedestrian zones in the city, as well as ticket vending machines bus stops along the fast bus line - a promotional video of the TICKEY service provider, Bulgaria. 15.09.2017 г. до 25.09.2017 г.
13.09.2017 - 22.09.2017 /information week/ Theme "Smart Mobility Promotion": A program for events during the mobility week - distributed to the municipality's information kiosks, the sites of OP Transport, Burgasbus, Facebook 13.09.2017 г. до 22.09.2017 г.
15.9.2017 - 21.09.2017 /Safety Week/ The theme "Responsible Movement": Joint Action of the Traffic Police, Municipality of Burgas and volunteers from NGOs and citizens to ensure active safety on the streets of the city in the areas of the educational institutions during the Mobility Week от 15.09.2017 г. до 21.09.2017 г.
Theme Information and Communication: Closing of "Levski" Street in its part from "Hristo Botev" Blvd. to "Stefan Stambolov" Blvd. Children from „Rakovina“ kindergarten will hand out colored balloons and information brochures to car drivers presenting the activities of various institutions in the field of road safety. 11.00 - 12.30 часа
Along the Kozjakafaliyata school and „The Sun“ and „Zvezditsa Zornitsa „kindergartens will participate in the "No City Car" asphalt drawing contest, trotting, bicycle and fun quizzes with the participation of Inspector Hitami by the SOS Association. 11.00 - 12.30 "Troyka" square
Volunteers from the Youth section of the Bulgarian Red Cross will demonstrate first aid skills in various risky situations, and Road Police officers (with representatives of the Sigma motorway and a speed control video carriage) will be available to the kids and their parents who will be able to learn more about the work of the police unit on road safety. With the participation of police officers, an open lesson will also be held on "My Safe Way From Home to School". 11.00 - 12.30"Troyka" square
16.09.2017 /ден за здраве и чииста околна среда чрез алтернативна мобилност / Theme "Mobility and our Health": 5km RUN mileage in "Primorski Park", Burgas. beginning 9.30 Primorski park
Press conference in the open air 11.00 Panteona
The theme "Responsible Movement": "Eco Ride" Promotional presentation of electric scooters, electric tricycles and electric scooters - test, demonstrations. Presentation of the newly introduced electric bicycles of Velo-Bourgas. 11.00 - 13,00 Primorski park
Active Mobility Theme: Promotional booth of the campaign "Changing Mobile Behavior - Working with a Wheel". 11.00 - 13,00 Primorski park
The theme "Responsible use of cars": Test drive of electric cars and scooters. 11.00- 13,00 Primorski park
17.09.2017 /public transport/ The theme of "Public transport": Open Door Day in Burgasbus - a demonstration exhibition of modern public transport equipment as well as a retro-bus: Burgasbus
18.09.2017 /day for bikes - a way of active movement/ Responsible Travel theme: City bus tour, specially equipped with children's steering wheel, combined with a road safety and demonstration interview made by specialists for children from Andersen HH kindergarten. 9.30-12.00
Theme "Bicycles": Bicycle under the stars - screening of thematic films related to cycling. 19.30 Primorski park
Bicycles: Street Exhibition of the Burgas Photographic Community on "Mobility - Urban Alternatives 19.00
19.09.2017 /shared bicycles/ Theme "Bicycles": Radio or telecast from the Young Reporters series - about the shared responsibility to move smarter in the intelligent city. през деня
The theme "Shared Bicycle": Promotional campaign for popularizing the shared bicycle system in the media and information kiosks през деня
20.09.2017 /day for responsible use of cars/ Intelligent Public Transport Theme: Open Door Day at the Traffic Control Center- a demonstration event, in which students from the Vocational School of Mechanical Electrotechnics and Electronics - Burgas will have the opportunity for interactive participation in the traffic management process от 11 -12 часа и 14-15 часа
"Theme" "Intelligent Public Transport": Open Door Day at the Public Operator Dispatch Center "Burgasbus" Ltd. - for students from the Vocational School of Electrical and Electronics 10.00 часа
21.09.2017 /Day Challenge/ "Theme" "Green paths": "Demonstration Tour and Walking for Students from the" Mathematics School" Academician Nikola Obreshkov "" - Bourgas with "" The Train of Salt "" in the Atanasovsko Lake Protected Zone. They will be acquainted with the history of extraction and processing of salt, and experts from the Bulgarian Biodiversity Foundation will tell about the inhabitants of the lake 14.30 часа
22.09.2017 """Theme"" ""Mobility and our health"": Heaping in the framework of the campaign ""Day without cars"" in the closed-street ""Levski"" street. ""Open youth scene - skateboard and bicycle rides demonstrations in slow and fun rides -dance, roller-party, hoverboard ride, pedestrian games
" от 11.30 до 19.30
/world day without cars/

THE NEXT CREW "BLACK STEY" Brake Club and Dune Dance School - All Style Street Dance Show Battles 11.30 - 12.30
Skate demonstrations of a device; Roller party; Brake Dance; DJ Funktool 17.30 - 19.30
Theme "Bicycles and walking, green paths": VELO - March 22.09 and end of 24.09.2017 - Bulgarian Biodiversity Foundation, one of the Biodiversity Coordinators in Bulgaria and "Green Strandzha" - Burgas organize the natural adventure Strandzha - from end to end
The cyclists will join in to get acquainted live with territories in the Green Belt in the Bulgarian part of the Strandzha Mountain, which will end in Ahtopol, where the Ahtopol Municipality and the LUMEN Association organize a three-day Fish Festival
Carrying out a Car-Free Day event by closing one or more streets to traffic, and opening it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport. This should preferably happen on 22 September to mark your town or city as part of World Car-Free Day.
Implementing one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.
Permanent measures implemented this year:
New or improved bicycle facilities
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport services (express services, increase frequency etc)
  • Development of new technologies to improve public transport
  • Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Reduction of outside parking zones
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
Freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
Mobility management
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas

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Participation reports

Find statistics and information on past editions of EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in the participation reports 

  2017   [PDF, 1.9mb]

  2016   [PDF, 1.8mb]

  2015   [PDF, 1.5mb]

  2014   [PDF, 1.4mb]

  2013   [PDF, 5.0mb]

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