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Found 10 posts tagged with ‘municipality’.


2 years after a failed attempt…

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2 years after a failed attempt to built an underground parking in front of Sound & Light the municipality finally decided to repair the area


Blue flag awarded beaches for 2009

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Rhodes is the island with the cleanest beaches in the European Union as 33 Rhodian beaches have been awarded the international Blue Flag status for excelling in safety, amenities, cleanliness and environmental standards. The Blue Flag Award is a voluntary eco-label program ran by a non-governmental institution, the Denmark’s Foundation ...


International Climbing Festival in Kalymnos

Apr 27th, 2009 Posted in News | Read the full story

The International Kalymnos Climbing Festival will be held on May 22-26, 2009, on the scenic and tranquil island of Kalymnos, Greece. The event will be organized by the Municipality of Kalymnos. Climbers of all abilities and from all countries are welcome to attend the event.


Earth Hour

Mar 27th, 2009 Posted in News | Read the full story

With the goal of 1 billion people switching off their lights as part of a global vote, Vote Earth is a global call to action for every individual, every business and every community. A call to stand up and take control over the future of our planet by turning your ...


Palm trees in danger

Feb 20th, 2009 Posted in News | Read the full story

The palm trees of Rhodes, many of them over a century old, are in serious danger from the red palm weevil plague. According to municipality sources, a series of measures have been taken recently, in order to combat the bug before the coming of the Spring.


Municipality of Petaloudes

Municipality of Petaloudes

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The Municipality of Petaloudes (postal code 85106) extends over an area of 893km² at the north-western part of the island of Rhodes. It is comprised from 6 municipal departments, Kremasti (pop. 4.585), Paradisi (pop. 2.603), Theologos (pop. 856), Pastida (pop. 1.803), Maritsa (pop. 1.766) and Damatria (pop. 477) with ...


Municipality of Kamiros

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The Municipality of Kamiros (postal code 85106) derives its name from the ancient town. It extends over a territory of 211.875 km², on the south-western part of the island of Rhodes with a total population of 5.145 inhabitants. The village of Soroni (pop. 1.232) located 25km from island's capital Rhodes, ...


2009 season celebrations

Dec 27th, 2008 Posted in News | Read the full story

A number of important celebrations are been prepared to take place on the island in 2009. The Rhodian Tourism Promotion (PROTOUR) and the Municipality of Rhodes The Rhodes are inviting the holidaymakers to join in the events. Next year will mark 700 years since the founding of Rhodes medieval town, one ...


Fire blast in Kamiros, Rhodes

Dec 4th, 2008 Posted in News | Read the full story

Fire fighters struggle to contain a wildfire in the area that surrounds the site of ancient Kamiros, in the south-western part of the island of Rhodes. Unfortunately only ground forces are able to battle against the fire blaze as firefighting aircrafts have been limited in their efforts by strong winds ...


Ecofilms: International Film and Visual Arts Festival

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Ecofilms and the side event Ecokids, is a film festival held in June of every year on the island of Rhodes. Documentaries, shorts and features with environmental and ecology subjects, encouraging the awareness on conservation issues and issues related with the natural, the human and the built environment are invited ...

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