Konya Metropolitan Municipality distributed reflective vests to cyclists in the morning as part of the European Mobility Week events, which is celebrated simultaneously with more than 2 cities in Europe. Mayor of Konya Metropolitan Municipality Uğur İbrahim Altay stated that the theme of the events to be held between 16-22 September this year is “Continue by Diversifying” and invited all Konya residents to the European Mobility Week events.
Konya Metropolitan Municipality will organize various programs during the European Mobility Week, whose theme this year is "Continue by Diversifying".
Mayor of Konya Metropolitan Municipality Uğur İbrahim Altay stated that they have prepared many events in Konya within the scope of European Mobility Week, which is celebrated simultaneously with more than 2 thousand cities in Europe between 16-22 September.
Noting that the week celebrated to protect nature, leave a clean environment for new generations and prevent air pollution, the week will also be full in Konya, Mayor Altay said, “This year's theme is 'Continue by Diversifying', during the European Mobility Week', bicycles and electric scooters at various points of the city. We will distribute thousands of reflective yellow vests to its users. In addition, free bicycle repair tents will serve for bicycle users at various points of the city every day throughout the week. Awareness activities, awareness activities for students and cycling programs will meet with the people of Konya.” said.
Stating that the bicycle tram will also serve free of charge throughout the week, Mayor Altay invited all Konya residents to participate in the activities for an active and healthy life.
The Metropolitan Municipality will continue to distribute high-reflector vests free of charge every day during the week at different points of the city.
As part of the European Mobility Week, which will continue until September 22, the bicycle tram will also provide free service for cyclists. Konya Metropolitan Municipality, which has placed free bicycle repair tents at various points of the city with Kültürpark during the week, will repair and maintain the bicycles of the bicycle users who come to the tent free of charge.
Within the scope of the week, a cycling program with the Community Mental Health Center on September 16, a cycling event with the cycling community to Çatalhöyük on September 17, the Bicycle City Konya Public Ride event on September 18, and the "Bicycle City Konya Photography Contest" exhibition and award ceremony will be held. “Primary School Students Ride on the Bicycle Tram” event on September 20, and Prof. Dr. A seminar on “How I Got Younger By Cycling” will be held by Bedrettin Mercimek.